Minister Arslan participated in the signing ceremony of the Logistics Central Protocol in Kars: Ahmet Arslan, Minister of Transport, Maritime Affairs and Communications, signed a protocol for the Logistics Center to be established in Kars with the cooperation of Azerbaijan and SBK Holding. attended the ceremony.
Arslan, who came to Kars to examine the Baku-Tbilisi-Kars Railway Project on site, attended the Logistics Storage Area Signing Ceremony held at the 18th Regional Directorate of Highways in Kars with the participation of Azerbaijan, Georgia and Kazakhstan officials.
Arslan, the President of the Azerbaijani Railways Administration Cavid Gurbanov, Georgia Railways President Mamuka Bakhtadze, Kazakhstan Railways President Kanat Alpispayev signed the protocol for the Logistics Storage Site.
In his speech at the signing ceremony, Minister Arslan stated that they held the signing ceremony of the Logistics Storage Area, a pillar of the Baku-Tbilisi-Kars Railway Project.
Emphasizing that the project is of great importance for the country's economy, Arslan said, “With this agreement, we have signed a project that will benefit from the railway sector in this region and contribute to the economy. I hope the results of this will bring benefits to our country and to neighboring countries. It will increase our cooperation. It was a sign in that sense. I am sure that this project will be the beginning of a process that will contribute to the economy of the region and its employment. " he spoke.
The Wings of Railways Alpispayev azakis President, pointing out that this project will revive the historic Silk Road, "We care about advancing the development of the central corridor in Turkey. We know that it is of great importance for freight transport. Not only we, but also our Chinese colleagues, are looking forward to the impatient completion of this project and cares about it. Sadece
Georgian Railways President Mamuka Bakhtadze said:
Onur It is my honor to be in Kars with you. 13 years ago, when I came up with this idea, I was a young expert and now I am glad to welcome the development of this project as the general manager of Georgia Railways. I would like to thank everyone who contributed to the successful development of this project. This project will open new horizons for the national will of our countries. I would like to point out the fact that everyone knows that the development of transportation is instrumental in the development of all areas of the economy. Not only us, but also all Central Asian countries and China, together with Kazakhstan, expect this project. Freight from China to Turkey no longer being made, then Poti railway freight road transport continues, but we will proceed uninterrupted railway transportation have with this project. "
Çok For us, this is a very important issue. I feel very happy in Kars. We are a nation two states. This is a great honor, the lahedir, the contributions of the Azerbaijani President Aliyev, the support of my Georgian brothers and the prayers of the then Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan. This road is the path to the Caucasus, which is the way to Beyazit and the way to Europe. There are 113 million tons of cargo between Europe and China for my Turkish businessmen. This is close to about 1 trillion dollars. It is 500 million containers between China and Turkey. We're writing a date with you. We are associates of this history. This date is a great date. I would like to thank everyone who participated in this date. I would like to thank my dear friend Ahmet. Once again our enemies that we've sübut we're a Turkey-Azerbaijan, we have only two indivisible nation state, "he said
"We will make the railway uninterrupted"
Arslan gave brief information about the project's history, said:
“Today a history is being written in Kars and you are witnessing this history. We may not realize this as of the moment we are in, but the fate of these places will really change with the friendships this project will create, its contributions to cultural unity, and its share of trade in the geography up to Europe and China. This was the beginning of their project. Fortunately, this project has come to the end and we will take the train today. Hopefully, by completing this project in a very short time, we will make the railroad from London to Beijing uninterrupted and we will increase our friendships with friendly countries on this route. "
President of Azerbaijan Railways Administration Javid Gurbanov, Azerbaijan, Turkey and noting that there are two states, one nation, no to both countries wished to bring to the project.