TCDD Tasimacilik AS is established in 2015.
the establishment of appropriate legal and structural framework of the railway sector in the European Union legislation enacted in order 1 May 2013 Railway Sector of Turkey has entered a new process with the Law on the liberalization of rail transport. Preparations for the establishment of TCDD Taşımacılık A.Ş. As of the end of the year TCDD and TCDD Transportation Inc. will be completed. Thus, freight and passenger transportation will be opened to competition, the private sector will have the opportunity to make rail transport with its own trains and its own staff.
EU technical consultancy
Including the opening of rail infrastructure to the private sector work on the arrangements to be made in the legislation following the entry of Turkey into force of the Law on Railway Transport Liberalization continues. 2014-year technical consultancy service is received from EU experts covering the subject between 2015-2. The purpose of this is to ensure equal, free, fair and sustainable competition in the sector. Following the consultancy service, TCDD Taşımacılık AŞ is planned to be established in the first months of 2015. Transportation will be done by the company to be established. As of this date, the sector will be fully liberalized and licensing works will be started for the railroad enterprises for the private sector's transportation.
Certificate of license to companies
A railway operator wishing to transport on railways will apply to the General Directorate of Railway Regulation to obtain a license after submitting the information that it meets the legal responsibility, good reputation, financial and professional qualification requirements specified in the licensing regulation. In the event that it is determined that these conditions are met, companies will be given a license document that enables them to make transportation in the railway infrastructure. Within the scope of the infrastructure access and pricing regulation to be issued, railway operators will be able to carry out transportation by paying access to the infrastructure to be determined for the infrastructure manager, TCDD. By opening the railway infrastructure used by TCDD to the private sector, both the transportation volume will be increased and revenue can be obtained. With the release of the railway, the private sector will be able to buy and rent its own wagon and train.
40 billion pounds source
2003-2013 40-2013 last year prices have been transferred to the railway sector about 26 billion liras. With the block train application moved 2003 million tons cargo in 658. 2013 13 thousand tons / year in 8,7 2013 6,1 2011 12 increased by more than 1 million tons / year. 888 million tons of cargo has been moved in 2023 in the scope of freight transportation and car rental. At the end of the line length 10 2 thousand in Turkey, it was kilometrar 10 the length of high-speed lines. 5 to 15 thousand kilometers up to XNUMX to reach the length of the rail, passenger transport XNUMX the percentage share of the XNUMX XNUMX, XNUMX XNUMX the share of transportation is planned to increase to XNUMX.