TCDD Logistics Centers: Logistics centers are being established in order to develop transportation routes in combined transportation and to establish effective connections between transportation modes, storage, maintenance-repair, loading-unloading and handling activities more economically.
It was aimed to restructure the logistics centers where all transportation systems are integrated and the regions with high load potential close to organized industrial zones.
First of all, Istanbul has a high load carrying potential in connection with organized industrial zones (Halkalı), Kocaeli (Köseköy), Eskişehir (Hasanbey), Balıkesir (Gökköy), Kayseri (Boğazköprü), Samsun (Gelemen), Denizli (Kaklik), Mersin (Yenice), Erzurum (Palandoken), Usak, Konya (Kayacik), Istanbul (Yeşilbayır), Bilecik (Bozuyuk), Kahramanmaras (Turkoglu), Mardin, Sivas, Kars, Izmir (Kemalpasa) (by AYGM), Sirnak (Habur) and Bitlis (Tatvan), including a total of 21 place was planned to build a logistics center.
Samsun, Istanbul-Halkalı, Eskişehir (Hasanbey), Denizli (Kaklik), Kocaeli (Köseköy), Uşak and Balıkesir (Gökköy), the construction of the logistics centers were completed and opened to service.
Construction of logistics centers in Kars, Bilecik (Bozuyuk), Erzurum (Palandoken), Mersin (Yenice), Kahramanmaras (Turkoglu), Konya (Kayacik) and Izmir (Kemalpasa); The tender, project and expropriation processes of the Istanbul-Yeşilbayır, Mardin, Şırnak (Habur), Kayseri, Sivas, Bitlis (Tatvan) and Karaman logistics centers continue.