exports in the first block train between Russia and Turkey on Friday January 29, 2021 at 10.00 in the farewell ceremony in History from the Ankara Train Station.
To the ceremony; Energy and Natural Resources Minister Fatih Dönmez, Transport and Infrastructure Minister Adil Karaismailoğlu, Turkey Railways General Director Ali Ihsan appropriate, TCDD Transport Inc. General Manager Hasan attended by officials and members of the press Pezük.
Speaking at the ceremony, Minister of Transport and Infrastructure Adil Karaismailoğlu; We do not see these transports only as a commercial activity. Trade and shopping, one of the most important elements of being a multi-dimensional relations between Turkey and Russia and also strengthen the bridge of friendship between the two countries. This friendship will be further strengthened with the flights that will continue to increase in 2021.
I hope our export train that we have passed to the Russian Federation will be a good start for our new successes. "The way of our train is open."
export of the first block train operating between the capital Moscow with the Russian Federation, Turkey, the Baku-Tbilisi-Kars railway line and the effectiveness of a product of the effort to increase the competitiveness of Turkish industrialists. The first block export train within 15 to 15 containers loaded wagon, carrying 3 thousand 321 pieces of white goods produced in Turkey.
4 thousand 650 km road will cover in 8 days
The first block train exports from Turkey to Russia with 15 wagons will transport the products of Turkish industrialists to Russia.
The train departing from Ankara will travel approximately 4 thousand 650 km in 8 days, passing through Georgia-Azerbaijan to Vorsino (Moscow), its destination in the Russian Federation.
China exports a third train operating between Turkey and then moved out of the BTK railway will go to export blocks or Russia.