Visiting Bursa Chamber of Industry and Commerce, Minister Karaismailoğlu said, "We have already started to receive returns on investments made in the fields of Transport and Infrastructure between 2003-2020".
Stating that the return of investments made in the fields of Transportation and Infrastructure has already begun to be received, Minister Karaismailoğlu said, “Investments made between 2003 and 2020 had a total impact of 395 billion dollars on the Gross Domestic Product and 837,7 billion dollars on production. Contribution was made to the realization of indirect and direct employment of 1 million 20 thousand people annually ”.
Minister of Transport and Infrastructure Adil Karaismailoğlu, who came to Bursa to make a series of visits and examinations, also visited the Bursa Chamber of Industry and Commerce. Underlining that despite the pandemic conditions and adversities, the export targets have been reached in 2020, Minister Karaismailoğlu stated that as of January 2021, annual industrial production increased by 11,4 percent.
"Despite the pandemic, export targets have been reached in 2020"
The government; from health to education; from agriculture to industry; Stating that a great effort has been put into practice for 19 years in almost every field from defense to transportation, Karaismailoğlu stated that huge value-added projects have been implemented in the economy. Karaismailoğlu also said that they have invested more than 1 trillion lira in order to bring the transportation and communication infrastructure up to date and to reach a classification that will be a basis for the economy.
"We started to get a return on investments"
Minister Karaismailoğlu stated that Transport and Infrastructure investments have a ratio of 2021 percent within the budget of 31 and that the investments will reach 1 trillion 555 billion TL with the projects made and ongoing, “However, we have already started to receive the return of these investments. Between 2003 and 2020, these investments had a total impact of 395 billion dollars on the Gross Domestic Product and 837,7 billion dollars on production. “It contributed to the realization of indirect and direct employment for an average of 1 million 20 thousand people annually”. Karaismailoğlu noted that the total amount of investments made by the Ministry between 2003 and 2020 with the state budget and Public Private Partnership was recorded as 169 billion dollars.
"We carry out the integration and test studies of TURKSAT 6A with national resources"
Our country ranks 2020rd in the world in terms of the number of projects in the mega yacht order book for 3. In the field of ship recycling, our country is the European leader and the 4th in the world. In the upcoming period, we will continue to work to develop a more environmentally friendly, more competitive shipbuilding and sub-industry with a higher domestic and national rate.
Karaismailoğlu continued his statements as follows:
“It is very important that we rapidly move to 5G, which will break new ground in information technologies. As in all major investments in information, communication and communication, we ensure the active participation of our local industrialists in the processes in 5G. We want to ensure this transition with local and national opportunities. On the other hand, we carry out the integration and test studies of TURKSAT 6A completely with national resources. "
"The cost of 15 different highway projects in Bursa is 1 billion 263 million TL"
Minister Karaismailoğlu stated that the total cost of 300 different highway projects of approximately 15 kilometers in Bursa is over 1 billion 263 million Turkish lira.
“With a law enacted in 1953, after the Bursa-Mudanya line was closed, we are reconnecting Bursa, which was longing for the train, to the railways. Now, in connection with the Ankara-Istanbul YHT line, we are building a double-line, electric and signal high-speed train line between Bursa-Yenişehir-Osmaneli, with a speed of 200 kilometers per hour. Construction works continue in two sections between Bursa-Yenişehir-Osmaneli with a length of 106 kilometers. "