Ministry of Transportation in Ankara Metro to take 324 set subway vehicle 14 in February, the tender will be done, for the domestic manufacturers 'work completion' emerged. 10 30 million euro market in the first party to open the Turkish manufacturer, the other party 51 'domestic production contribution' the requirement of the tender, 'the 130 vehicle produced at a time' requirement to be included in the tender, prepared to tender the domestic producers have created a shock. In the tender specifications, it was understood that the 324 of the 40 vehicle was required to be 'completed at once'. For Turkish investors, this means that araç 1 has produced 130 vehicles at once Türk. However, this number of metro vehicles not manufactured in Turkey at a time. The companies that produce more than these figures have not produced at once. While the domestic producers, who are prepared for the tender, are surprised by the introduction of this requirement, the Ministry of Transport is being investigated with the possibility of attracting this condition to 25 with an addendum.
On the other hand, domestic production support for the domestic industry has been put in place, while on the other hand, such an obstacle has been set up. While the period of time to narrow the situation until the tender in February 14, Science Industry and Technology Minister Nihat Ergün came into operation. Minister Ergun, "change the condition of the ministry in order to change the effort," he said.
Ministry of Transportation to be used in subway and rail system in Turkey is supposed to provide up to 2023 years 5 thousand toolkit. Each set of tools consists of a minimum 4-5 wagon. It is estimated that the total economic value will reach around 10 billion euros. For this reason, this tender, which will overcome the lane for Turkish industrialists in metro / rail vehicles, is critical for the domestic industry. Only even when the main contractor 10 domestic firms considered this tender Eskişehir, Bursa, Kocaeli, Izmir and production will begin in Turkey many points, especially in Kayseri, it made the account to create jobs in a minimum of 2 thousand people.