Türkoğlu Logistics Center, which has a great importance in terms of providing a significant added value to the exports of Kahramanmaraş and the region, started its activities.
Kahramanmaras Chamber of Commerce and Industry (KMTSO) logistics center which is one of the priority areas, with 1,9 million tons carrying capacity has to be Turkey's biggest feature. Together with Türkoğlu Logistics Center, 805 bin m2 logistics area was created.
Türkoğlu Logistics Center made its first flight with 16 wagon. On the first 5 2019 XNUMX, the first block container train started the journey between İskenderun Port and Türkoğlu.
Under the TCDD investment program, Türkoğlu Logistics Center with 80 million pounds budget will make a significant contribution to the private sector and export with 331 bin 500 m2 container stock space.
KMTSO President Serdar Zabun stated that the foreign trade volume of Kahramanmaraş with 2,2 billion dollars will reach a much more advanced level together with this facility.
KMTSO President Zabun said, “It was very important that this project was implemented in order to create added value by sending the products produced from our city from here and export our products with high quality from Kahramanmaraş to abroad. Türkoğlu Logistics Center is one of the projects that will ensure the operational capability and qualification of our city in exportation. I wish it would be good for our city and our country. I express my gratitude to our government, to the Ministry of Transport and Infrastructure, and to all of our politicians who have contributed to the project to be added to our city, on behalf of our city. Alty
The logistics centers established for the development of transportation routes in the combined transportation and establishment of an effective connection between the transportation modes, storage, maintenance-repair and loading-unloading activities are aimed to increase the competitiveness.
In order to increase the competitiveness of our industrialists and to become the logistic base of our region, 21 was planned to be a separate logistics center. Some of them are ongoing construction of a part of the centers opened.
When Turkey to all services of logistics centers that will transform the logistics base in the region, Turkish logistics sector to 35,6 million tons of additional transport facilities with 12,8 million mxnumx open space, storage area, container inventory and handling area will be gained.