MHP's Ahmet Kenan Tanrıkulu: They deliberately give the train tender abroad.MHP Deputy Chairman Ahmet Kenan Tanrıkulu stated that Izmir Metropolitan Municipality did not give any chance to domestic companies in the tender for 17 train sets (85 wagons) consisting of five wagons. There are many local companies making wagons. The desired conditions reveal that the tender is delivered to the address. These tender conditions should be corrected and domestic companies should be observed ”.
MHP Deputy Chairman Ahmet Kenan Tanrikulu, Izmir Metropolitan Municipality has announced that the contract for the 17 train set cut off the domestic industrialists, the delivery of the quality of delivery, arguing that the quality, he said:
UM The average annual turnover of the company participating in the tender must be 100 million Euros and it must show 65 million Euros. It should be a company that has been successful in at least two contracts within five years and delivered the 120 light rail vehicle similar to the proposed train set. ' This leads to this; Domestic companies do not have the chance to enter. Literally delivered to the address and prepared according to overseas companies. The figures show us that we cannot be a local company.
Metropolitan Municipality, 'European Bank for Reconstruction and Development have used their specification such as' can take refuge under the pretext. However, Istanbul Metropolitan Municipality has organized it in the form of a local company. Municipality, made the same mistake in the ferry tender, the local company took the tender. We expect this tender to be corrected and the tender conditions to make quality and cheap to enter the local companies to ensure that the regulation of domestic capital and to observe. Bursa Durmazlar, Ankara Bozankaya, Kayseri Rail Tour, İzmir Safkar, Adapazarı Özbir Wagon, İstanbul Medel, Eskişehir Savronik railway and sub-industry companies with competencies. ”
Tanrıkulu stated that they increased the domestic contribution from 57 percent to 40 percent when she was the Minister of Industry and Trade during the 50th Government period, and that the next governments did not comply with this, and when she asked the reason with questions, she received the answer that "Municipalities will meet their needs with local products", but there is also a local argued that production was ignored.