RAI and TCDD and TCDD Transportation Inc. Delegations came together: The Railways of the Islamic Republic of Iran (RAI) and TCDD General Directorate and TCDD Tasimacilik AS, 19. At the RAME Meeting, TCDD held a meeting at the General Directorate of TCDD to discuss the issues in the Memorandum of Understanding signed by Turkish and Iranian high-level officials.
TCDD Deputy General Manager Ali İhsan Uygun, Deputy General Manager of TCDD Transportation Mehmet Uras, RAI delegation and relevant officials attended the meeting.
Vice President of RAM Expressing satisfaction with the brotherhood of Iran and Turkey H. Ashoor, Turkey and that of more rail links to 50 years between Iran but both countries also were unable to use rail capacity sufficiently, from Europe to Iran, from Iran to Europe the carriage or the voicing is more economical and faster is done through Turkey, as well as with the cooperation between both countries and said they aimed to increase the transit rail transport from other countries.
Ashoor is still out Turkey from Romania that the demand for transport to Iran and that negotiations stating that they share with the Turkish side, "Iran, the region countries are striving for the development of rail transport in both Europe and Asia. In two months, there are trains from China to Tehran. Currently tests are in progress. Furthermore, Iran, and efforts to launch negotiations between Russia and Azerbaijan trains between Germany and Turkey and Iran are carried out. Therefore, we want to develop cooperation with our Turkish friends in import, export and transit rail transports. Dolayısıyla
TCDD Tasimacilik AS Deputy General Manager Mehmet Uras, one of the biggest trade partners of our country, the friendly and brotherly country of Iran, the railway freight transport, 350 thousand tons to 1 million tons, increasing the capacity of block train is one of the biggest goals, he said.
Not only in freight transport, passenger transport in the emphasis they want to increase the share of railways Uras, Tabriz Van-between Turkey and Iran and said he continues to work for the implementation time of TransAsia passenger trains.
TCDD Transport Inc., Euro-Asia connections in Turkey and the last existing rail corridor through Iran to make it work and are preferred, and new joint projects to develop the words Uras attention that they are ready to make every effort finished by saying: "Rail freight transport our stakeholders in varying proportions we started to offer flexible tariffs. For example, we apply a 20 discount on Asia-Europe transit. Works for two high-capacity ferries to be operated in Van Lake continue rapidly. As a result of all our efforts, our country will become an important railway corridor and railway transportation will increase rapidly with other countries, especially Iran. Tüm
Also at the meeting, 1997 in Turkey, it was decided for the participation of Iran and updating made rail transport agreement between Turkmenistan and Tajikistan and Kazakhstan reached an agreement.
The memorandum of understanding reached at the end of the meeting was signed by the parties and expressed satisfaction with the fact that the three-month meetings of the Iran and Turkish delegation were carried out efficiently.