Operated by the State Railways of the Republic of Turkey 2018 pulls the Port of Izmir were obtained under the Investment Program for 10 sets.
The contract price for 5 million 575 thousand 650 pounds, and the ship waiting time is expected to be shorter with pull sets. In addition, these sets will improve berth and vehicle efficiency, reduce operating and maintenance-repair costs, and ensure customer satisfaction.
The container handling capacity of İzmir Port is 1 million 164 thousand 917 “twenty feet” equivalent (TEU) per year, and the ship acceptance capacity is 2 thousand 767 ships.
647 bin 715 TEU container, 775 thousand 529 tons of bulk cargo, 2 million 407 tons of bulk solid, 474 thousand 285 tons of bulk liquid, 396 thousand 383 tons of bulk liquid cargo handled in the port last year, 234 million 438 thousand XNUMX pounds were obtained in the port.
Expanding port capacity
Capacity building activities have also been carried out recently in İzmir Port. In this context, a total of 350 thousand cubic meters of scanning was carried out and the depth reached minus 12 meters. With this step, an average increase of 200-300 containers per ship is expected. This study aims to increase port income and contribute to the country's economy.
In addition, excavator and wharf construction project, the purchase of excavator and 127 meter berth projects are also included in this year's investment program.
These projects are planned to increase the attraction of the port.