The sixth meeting of the Logistics Coordination Board: The sixth meeting of the Logistics Coordination Board; Under the chairmanship of Maritime Transport and Communications Undersecretary of the Ministry of Science, Industry and Technology, Environment and Urban Development, Foreign Affairs, Economy, Industry and Trade, the Interior and with the Development Ministry Undersecretaries Turkey Chambers and Stock Exchanges Union (TOBB) and Turkey Exporters Assembly (TIM) with the participation of President UDH realized in the Ministry.
General Director of TCDD Transportation Veysi Kurt, General Director of TCDD İsa Apaydın, TOBB Vice President Halim METE attended the meeting and the project and suggestions were discussed for the development of the logistics sector.
TCDD General Director of Transport Veysi Kurt, 33 units connecting to the port, OIZ, mining enterprises and factories are determined and the total length of them is 389 km, 20 is the port, 12 OSB, 7 mine operation facility and the 240 factory could be connected to the 279 load center.
Kurt emphasizes that 45 million tons of cargo can be transported by rail every year; Ak The linkage of the conduit line, referred to as the ler Bone rail line ilen from the proposed load centers; We have done an analysis of the companies that can provide financial support to the construction of the cargo with the railway. In addition to this, as a result of our feasibility studies, we found that the connection lines and load centers are mainly concentrated in Marmara and Çukurova regions. There are also centers in Aegean, Central Anatolia, Western Black Sea, Eastern and Southeastern Anatolia. Ege
In his speech, Hayri Aka, Undersecretary of the Ministry of Transport, Maritime Affairs and Communications, stated that the 10-15 new railway connection is very important in terms of developing the freight transportation in our country and that it is important to have meetings with the related private sector organizations.
UDHB Undersecretary Suat Hayri AKA asked TCDD and TCDD to make a joint pre-feasibility study on the proposed links on the development of freight transport by rail and to share the results at the meeting to be held about a month later. Starting from the easy to build, low cost and potential rail freight and the benefit of high-cost connections, it is very important to make the new railway connection of 10-15 every year, in terms of the development of freight transport by rail in our country.