Gemlik and ports to be connected to the rail soon: Turkey Union of Chambers and Commodity Exchanges (TOBB) President Rifat Hisarcıklıoğlu, "Gemlik, four of the five port will have one of the great centers of Turkey's most important ports. Of course, a railway is indispensable where there are such large ports. Without a railway connection, a port is unlikely to work more actively and efficiently. ”-“ A railway project has been included in the program. Gemlik's common goal should be to complete this quickly ”
In his speech during his visit to the Gemlik Chamber of Commerce and Industry (GTSO), Hisarcıklıoğlu explained that the service building of the room is “five star”.
Stating that these five stars mean that GTSO provides service to the members of the chambers of commerce and industry in Paris, London, Berlin, GTSO also provides minimum standard, Hisarcıklıoğlu said, “Currently, Gemlik's quality, in terms of its service understanding, Berlin, London is not down from Paris, ”he said.
Hisarcıklıoğlu emphasized that Gemlik's economy has gained richness and abundance in the last five years due to population growth.
Hisarcıklıoğlu said Turkey can not be seen in every county of the same progress, he said:
“You are lucky. Everything is in Gemlik; There is industry, commerce, agriculture and tourism. You are the lucky servants of Allah. It is a district with the main producers in the industry. At the same time the first start canning where Gemlik in Turkey. Olive has a special value in Gemlik's being a world brand. Gemlik, four of the five port will have one of the great centers of Turkey's most important ports. Of course, in a place where there are such large ports, railway is a must. The chance of a port to work more actively and efficiently without connection with the railway is low. There is a great chance to serve Anatolia from the district. In this context, a railway project has been included in the program. The common goal of Gemlik should be to finish it quickly because it will bring a separate wealth and abundance. ”
Chairman of the Chamber Kemal Akıt expressed his satisfaction with the visit and thanked Hisarcıklıoğlu.
The visit ended with the gift of his book "From Yunus Gül's Garden" by Hisarcıklıoğlu, Gemlik District Governor Cahit Işık, Mayor Refik Yılmaz, Bursa Chamber of Commerce and Industry (BTSO) President İbrahim Burkay, Istanbul Chamber of Commerce (İTO) President İbrahim Çağlar and TOBB Board Members were present.
Hisarcıklıoğlu, who later moved to the Gemlik Commodity Exchange, met with the Chairman of the Board Özden Çakır and the members.