Karsa Logistics Center is established
In the context of the Baku-Tbilisi-Kars (BTK) railway, which is expected to be completed by the end of the year, the Governorate of Kars is preparing to establish a logistics center on the 500 acre.
Kars Governor Eyüp Tepe, who made a statement to Zaman after the activities of the Ministry of Energy and Natural Resources and the Ministry of Energy and Natural Resources and the Ministry of Family and Social Policies in Kars, underlined a serious economic revival in the neglected border city of the planned logistics center. they expect to bring. BTK for Kars, which is estimated to be around 250 thousand tonnes of cargo delivered in agricultural and animal food, is of great importance. With the end of BTK, 3 million tons of cargo and 1,5 million passengers are planned to be transported annually. 2034 3,5, 16,5, 100, these figures will increase the number of targets in the 150 million. Tepe, or We are working on the rapid expropriation of an area used as a pasture on the railway route. We have started to attract the attention of domestic foreign investors without going into the project yet. Henüz Indicating that the details of the project will become clear in July, Tepe added that they will establish a transfer center by taking the model of the organized industrial zone as an example. Also highlighted the future of many investments in Kars with the opening of the BTK, also known as the Iron Silk Road, Tepe said, bir Recently, an Azeri firm said that they wanted to establish their own logistics centers on the XNUMX-XNUMX land in the planned area. We will also decide about this soon and we will allocate the place. Bun
The BTK, which was awarded at 2008, had reached the physical realization of 2011 by 60. However, the 2 is then entered to add the line to the double floor. The objections to the stage tenders were disrupted by the process of extending the construction works on the Public Procurement Board. Governor Hill fortune accelerated again last month of work solving problems in the bidding, the line of Georgia of the tunnel between Turkey also gave the good news will start at the latest 2014 in the first quarter test drive with the start of construction with the approval of Tbilisi. The project, which is expected to be integrated into the port of Marmaray and Ceyhan, will thus make Kars the hub of the line going to China.
Speaking on the subject, the Mayor of Kars Nevzat Bozkus said that they believe that the trade and logistic transfer center, which will be born by the completion of the railway line, will pave the way for Kars and will provide jobs for many people. Bozkus also said that foreign companies as well as domestic companies are interested in the transfer center.
Source : http://www.zaman.com.tr