- The bridge became the new route for 21 thousand heavy vehicles: Asian-European crossings of heavy vehicles that will use Yavuz Sultan Selim Bridge will be easier.
Turkey, Yavuz Sultan Selim Bridge from the beginning of mega-projects developed in recent years, vehicles will be ready to switch from Friday.
With the decision of Istanbul Transportation Coordination Center (UKOME) yesterday, heavy vehicles such as trucks and trucks will now use Yavuz instead of Fatih Sultan Mehmet Bridge (FSM), which will give the traffic a sigh of relief. Commercial vehicles that can only use the FSM for 14 hours will have the opportunity to pass through Yavuz 7/24.
THE BEGINNING OF THE TIME IS RIDING WAITING THE VICTIMS
truckers who are victimized due to the ban which was launched in 2010 hours and lorry drivers, thanks to third neck of the throat will be freed from the long wait at the bridge entrance.
While a fee of 9,9 lira will be determined for cars that will pass through Yavuz, 4 lira will be collected from 21-axle trucks. extending from Kurtköy Mahmutbey to serve in the 29-kilometer bridge connecting roads, Turkey's trade with the burden of carrying 95 thousand heavy duty vehicles in Europe, both to save money and time.
1,7 BILLION DOLLAR LOSS INCREASED
In 15 months of the year, 6 million 70 thousand 102 lira from 907 million 160 thousand 248 vehicle crossings from the 198 July Martyrs and Fatih Sultan Mehmet bridges in Istanbul, and 135 million 911 thousand 403 lira from 458 million 514 thousand 783 vehicle crossings on highways. In the period in question, 206 million 14 thousand 310 vehicles were passed through bridges and highways, while the total income was calculated as 618 million 762 thousand 981 liras.
Yavuz Sultan Selim Bridge, which is expected to attract a significant part of this cargo by itself, eliminates the air pollution caused by traffic. 1 billion 450 million dollars annually, 335 million dollars workforce loss, 1 billion 785 million dollars will lose the economic loss annually.
4 SOLID BASE FUEL BY A NORMAL NAVY
International Freight Forwarders Association in statements (UND) CEO Fatih Sener from Turkey towards Europe about a thousand every day that 500 commercial vehicle is moving, he said.
Reminding that heavy tonnage vehicles are prohibited from entering the traffic between 06: 00-10: 00 and 16: 00-22: 00, Şener said, “They were only allowed to use FSM in this 10-hour period. Half of the day was gone. When the bridges were opened, the traffic became inextricable as all vehicles headed here. "During the hours we could pass over the side we stopped, the vehicles consumed 3-4 times more fuel than the normal course."
TIME RESPONSE SOLUTION
- Stating that the bridge is an important project that will make trade active, UND President Şener said, “Our vehicles will take the road to pass through the old bridge in 3 hours in half an hour thanks to Yavuz Sultan Selim Bridge. The waste of time will be eliminated and a great savings will occur. "Those who built this bridge have served the nation greatly," he said.
EXPORT IMPORT EXPORT
Referring to the fact that the vehicles going abroad from İpsala, Kapıkule and Hamzabeyli use the old bridge, UND President Şener said, “Even if our vehicles carried a load of 45-50 thousand dollars, daily export would be a problem. Sometimes our vehicles were lost for 1 day at the border gates due to the waiting on the bridge. Our vehicles were stuck on time zone bans in Europe and stayed on the weekend. Now the new bridge will have serious benefits. In addition, exports from Istanbul to the South, Central Asia and Iran will be relieved, ”he said.