The eighth of Eurasia Rail-International Railway, Light Rail Systems, Infrastructure and Logistics Fair, the only fair of Europe and Asia and the third largest in the world, was opened in Izmir Fair Center on April 3, 10.
The fair, which also has the stand of TCDD General Directorate of Transport, is hosting 25 exhibitors from 200 country.
Exhibition opening on Transportation and Infrastructure Deputy Minister Selim Dursun, TCDD General Director Ali Ihsan appropriate, TCDD Transportation General Manager Erol Arikan of Turkey, Qatar, Algeria, Germany, France, Czech Republic, China, Italy, Russia and so on. representatives from local and foreign private and public sectors from countries.
10-12 is the international meeting platform of the decision makers and the latest developments in the railway sector between April and April.
X The 527 billion pounds of the 126 billion dollar investment of the Ministry was divided into railways. “
In his opening speech, Deputy Minister of Transport and Infrastructure, Selim Dursun, explained that the railroads have gone far and far from past to today. In 2011, while the local participation in Eurasia Rail in Ankara was 40, it has reached 60s this year. Increasing the number of our domestic brands is very important. Railways became our government policy. The Ministry of Transport and Communications invested 527 billion dollars and 126 billion TL of this investment was divided into railways. Increasing the target, increasing the number of activities in the sector will lead to differentiation of trade, increase in profitability and development of our country. We work together for beautiful tomorrows. I believe that the fair will open our horizons in the future as it is today Fuar.
"Turkey offer high-speed train service to 40 percent of the population"
Expressing that railways are the sine qua non of modern life, TCDD General Manager Ali İhsan Uygun said, “The railways that support the cultural and social development of the countries continue to develop dizzying. Major investments have been made on the railways in recent years, especially in Europe and Eastern countries. Today we offer high-speed train service, as 40 percent of Turkey's population. Trade of Turkey in Izmir, the pearl of making carries a different significance for us. As TCDD, we will continue to continue our works in line with our vision and mission and to offer new transportation opportunities to our country. ”
Imkan We will be able to bring together many different countries. “
Speaking at the opening ceremony of the 8th Eurasia Rail, where the latest developments regarding the global railway industry will also be discussed, ITE Turkey General Manager Kemal Ülgen said, “Since 2011, we have not only kept the pulse of the sector in Eurasia Region but also provided an opportunity for new business and collaborations in our organization. we will offer the opportunity to bring together many different countries. ” said.
Noting that they organized the previous versions of the fair in Istanbul but preferred this year İzmir, ITE Turkey Transportation and Logistics Group Director Semi Benbanaste said, “İzmir is a very important city in terms of rail. Important investments will be made in this direction until 2023. The first railway in history was built in Izmir. The strategic importance of İzmir continues today as it was in history. We expect 15-16 thousand visitors during the fair. ” he spoke.
At Eurasia Rail, the most trending technologies applied in the global railway industry and investments in the sector will be evaluated this year. In more than 20 sessions, more than 50 expert speakers will share the most up-to-date information about developments in the industry.
General Manager Erol Arıkan will also meet with local and foreign delegations who are attending the fair at TCDD General Directorate of Transport.