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.
By making a statement on the subject, the project's economy kazanKMTSO President Serdar Zabun, who stated that with the establishment of the new facility, will create a very important driving force in terms of exports, said that Kahramanmaraş's foreign trade volume of 2,2 billion dollars will reach a much higher level with this facility.
KMTSO President Zabun said, “It was very important that this project was implemented in terms of exporting the products produced in our city and creating added value by sending many of our export quality products abroad from Kahramanmaraş. One of the projects that will increase the operational capability and quality of our city in exports is the Türkoğlu Logistics Center. I wish the best for our city and country. To our government, the Ministry of Transport and Infrastructure, the project to our city. kazanOn behalf of the business world of our city, I would like to express my gratitude to all our politicians who contributed to the he said.
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 all of the logistics centers that will turn Turkey into the logistics base of the region are put into service, 35,6 million m12,8 open area, stock area, container stock and handling area with 2 million tons of additional transportation opportunity for the Turkish logistics sector. kazanwill be raised.