Turkey's 2023 UTIKAD Chairman stating that the strengthening of logistics activities to achieve the objectives Emre Eldener, "To this end, the needs of determining the right sector to be in a supportive and empowering nature of the legislation is very important," he said.
Emre Eldener, Chairman of UTİKAD, emphasizes that the annual Logitrans are important for the sector and is an important organization for the development of fair logistics. Logitrans brings together European, North African, Middle Eastern and Central Asian countries. Thus, experts from logistics and even supply chain sectors gather under the same roof ”.
Mayor Eldener emphasized that the fair is also very important in terms of new business opportunities, sectoral relations and new collaborations. In this sense, we can say that it closely follows the agenda of logistics ”.
President Eldener stated that UTİKAD's agenda included the effects of fluctuations in Istanbul Airport and exchange rate on the foreign trade last year by the TIO Regulation, the new customs law, and also closely monitoring the industrial 4.0's possible impacts to the industry with blockchain implementations. President Eldener stated that these innovative approaches will be included in the fair.
"Turkey Logistics Master Plan should be completed"
Stating that the needs of the logistics must be correctly determined for the branding of the sector abroad, Mayor Eldener said, şart Cooperation between the sector and the public is a must. At the same time, if the regulations are made to support and strengthen the activities of the sector, the target of global growth will be easier if the tariff restrictions and high-cost document fees are avoided. ”
Leader of maritime transport
Stating that 2018 transportation by sea is 65 percent, 12 percent by air, 22 percent by road, 1 percent by rail, Eldener said: “Looking at transportation methods in terms of tonnage, 89 percent, highway percent 9, airway percent 1 and rail transport were 1 percent. 2002 percent of 47.2'den percent of the sea-transported exports of 2018'de 62.8'e rose. During the same period, the proportion of imports carried by sea increased from 46 percent to 59.6 percent. In addition to sea trade, the amount of cargo handled in ports by cabotage and transit transportation continues to increase in general. The total amount of cargo handled from 2003 million tons in 190 reached 2018 million tons at the end of 460. ”
The carrying amount of charge by Turkey in the air 2002-2018 years between Eldener that inform the increased continuously except for the year 2012, "annual airway less than 2002 million tons in 2003-1 year cargo handling at 2018 reached 3.8 million tons. While the amount of domestic freight has increased fivefold during this period, the amount of international freight has increased from 0.7 million tons to 2.9 million tons. ”
Yok No significant progress on the railway ”
Despite the high-speed rail investment in attracting attention to the importance of rail transport and Turkey in recent years, rail freight transport is considerable Eldener President stressed sağlanamadığını progress, "Mostly the total amount of load carried on preferred railways in the domestic freight transportation in 2002 when 15.9 million tons of 2017 ' 28.6 also reached million tons. In terms of railway Turkey has significant potential, "he said.
Of xnumx's percent of export shipments in 2018 Road, import transport of the elder President reminiscent made with the 22 percent foreign vehicles, "in which export shipments from Turkey Turkey means a previous period, according percent 34 decline while living in foreign cars also suffered 3 percent increase. The share of foreign vehicles was realized as 8 percent and Turkish vehicles as 22 percent. Serbia, which has increased its market share among foreign vehicles by 78 and Iran by increasing 22, is noteworthy. ” (World)