Russian Deputy Transport Minister Vladimir Tokarev said Russian companies could take part in infrastructure projects in Turkey.
Sputnik Speaking Tokarev "infrastructure with Turkey Ministry of Transport signed a memorandum for cooperation on projects. There are ideas for Russian companies to take part in the realization of projects in Turkey, "he said.
Russian Railways (RJD) reported that in September last year, the company's general manager Oleg Belozyorov and TCDD General Manager Ali İhsan Uygun met in Moscow. According to the statement, the parties dealing with the increase in freight transportation between the two countries stated that they saw an important potential for realization of joint projects.
Russia also RJD in Ankara in May 2019, the rail freight between Turkey and Azerbaijan announced that it has signed a memorandum of cooperation for development.
The memorandum of understanding envisions taking joint steps to ensure regular rail freight transportation on the Baku-Tbilisi-Kars route, as well as determining economically justified tariffs and gaining new loads.
These purposes side of the borders of Turkey in Ahılkelek (Georgia), Kars (Turkey) line to be made suitable for use 76 millimeters ekartmanl of cut of 1520 kilometers and the terminal and logistics center construction projects in Kars was noted to evaluate the possibility of applying.