Turkey will accelerate Baku-Tbilisi-Kars Railway construction, – Ahmet Arslan, minister of Transport, Navigation and Communications has declared to the local media.
He noted, that today should visit Kars province and see ongoing construction.
“The project is important for Turkey and whole region. Baku-Tbilisi-Kars Railway will provide transformation of Kars province into Turkey’s a shopping center”, Arslan noted.
The railway must transport 5 million t cargo at the first stage, which should be increased up to 17 million.