📩 01/05/2020 16:19
Turkic Council Ministers of Transport Highlighted That The Karakalpakya-Aktau-Baku-Tbilisi-Kars-Istanbul Multimodal Transport Corridor Should Be Even More Active, Starting From Tashkent, especially Baku-Tbilisi-Kars Railway.
At the Council Meeting of Turkish Council Members and Observing States Transport Ministers attended by the Minister of Transport and Infrastructure Adil Karaismailoğlu, Azerbaijan, Kyrgyzstan, Uzbekistan, Kazakhstan and Turkmenistan evaluated the current situation of transportation operations between the countries within the framework of the epidemic.
The measures to be adopted to ensure the unobstructed flow of essential goods, such as food products, medicines and medical devices, and the uninterrupted functioning of the supply chain along the Caspian Pass Corridor were also addressed.
A “task force” among the ministries was discussed in order to quickly resolve the problems that emerged during this period and to effectively coordinate transportation and logistics. In the meeting, a proposal was established to establish a “green corridor” for the transportation of food, medicinal products and other essential goods.
BTK should be used more intensely
While the necessity of using the Baku-Tbilisi-Kars Railway Line more intensively, it was discussed to establish a remote notification system and simplify the procedures. In addition, while reaching agreement on the development of contactless foreign trade and multimodal transportation systems in the Caspian Pass Corridor, Karakalpakya-Aktau-Baku-Tbilisi-Kars-Istanbul multimodal transportation corridor is more active starting from Tashkent, especially Baku-Tbilisi-Kars Railway. It was underlined that it should become.