Maritime Transport and Communications Minister Binali Yildirim, in Izmir, Turkey said it was one of the cities that provide important input to the economy, he said İzmirin need to be addressed in all kinds of infrastructure problems. In this context, Izmir, the sea transportation, rail transportation, as well as road transport underlining that they give any priority Yıldırım, Last May in May in the North Aegean Port, where we laid the foundation in Çandarlıda, the last 10 year in our country as a continuation of the transportation investments in our country. This port İzmirin both a great investment that will allow Turkey to win. he said.
15 WILL PROVIDE EMPLOYMENT
Minister Yıldırım said that the North Aegean Port is a great investment in terms of providing employment to 15 thousand İzmir residents in total and added that with the completion of the port, İzmir's contribution to the economy will increase. Lightning, an investment that will make this port, the trade center of Izmir. This port will become the main export center of not only İzmir, but also the whole region. With this port, Izmir will become the center of European-Asian trade. The world's new sea Silk Road will be in Izmir alone. in the form of.
THE FIRST SHIP IN THE PORT WILL FLASH IN 2013
Minister Yıldırım, the world's 10 port will be located in the North Aegean Port for about a thousand 700 meter-length breakwater was made, stating that in this context, 3 million 700 thousand tons of stones poured, he said. Lightning, explaining that the physical realization in the port approached 60a, we have already completed half of the work. Studies are now in front of the program we expect. Our goal is to open the first phase of the port next year. At this speed, we will dock our first ship in 2013. said.
700 MILLION TL IN IZMIRE YEAR
Yildirim said that the North Aegean Port will be connected to logistics centers with both railways and highways. North Highway, as well as Kemalpasa-Turgutlu railroad will connect to the port of Candar, indicating that Lightning, North Aegean Port will be a complete center with all the infrastructure. Izmir will bring annual revenue of £ 700 million, will bring revenue. The existing container handling capacity in Turkey will increase the 70 percent. This is why the port with containers handled xnumxs be handled Izmir in Turkey. he said.
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