Economy
Posted: 1 month ago

Baku-Tbilisi-Kars Railway Increases Transportation Share

Turkey, Russia and Azerbaijan Railways between the Transport and Infrastructure Ministry, which was signed in Ankara on 06 May 2019 in the home, "the Baku-Tbilisi-Kars (BTK) railway Memorandum of Understanding on Cooperation in the route" to discuss the issues covered in order to place the Meeting; Georgian Railways General Manager David Peradz and the Republic of Turkey Ambassador to Georgia joined Fatma Ceren Yazgan.

At the meeting; In the short term freight transport volume between Turkey and Russia 1 million, in the medium term 3 to 5 million tons removal by rail of a portion of transportation between Russia-Turkey / seaborne combination of issues was discussed.

After the meeting, Russia-Turkey, Azerbaijan and Turkey-Georgia-Turkey mutual consensus was reached on the increase of railway transportation between.