71. Minister of Highways Regional Director Meeting Karaismailoğlu speaking, "Dev Channel Istanbul project is Turkey's agenda," he said.
Karaismailoğlu said, “As of now, the project works and zoning plans of Kanal Istanbul have been completed and tender preparations are continuing. I would like to express once again that we will start this project very soon and that we are strong and determined to complete it in a short time ”.
Minister of Transport and Infrastructure Adil Karaismailoğlu made the opening speech of the 71st Highways Regional Managers Meeting, which was attended by former Minister of Transport and Infrastructure Cahit Turhan, Deputy Minister Enver İskurt and General Director of Highways Abdulkadir Uraloğlu. Important information about the meeting with the Ministry of Transportation and Infrastructure investments and projects to share with the public Karaismailoğlu giant projects in Turkey's agenda, "Canal Istanbul" was an important statement about.
"Our project Giant Canal Istanbul in Turkey's agenda"
Baku-Tbilisi-Kars Railway Line project to the world railway transport in a short time Minister Karaismailoğlu saying we have a voice, Turkey, with the line of the central corridor stretching from Beijing to London and reported that it has become the most strategic ports of the Iron Silk Road. Karaismailoğlu, "As you know, our giant projects Canal Istanbul in Turkey's agenda. Therefore Canal Istanbul project is important for the future of Turkey as a strategic project and a very good understanding and correct requirement is essential described. "When we look at the perspective of the world's growing and developing trade routes, the urgency of Kanal Istanbul is already evident," he said.
Karaismailoğlu said, “The energy activity in the Black Sea and the Caspian and the port investments made on the Black Sea and Aegean coasts show us the following: Istanbul, located at the intersection of the Middle Corridor and the North South Corridor, will be the focal city of world trade and the amount of cargo passing through the Straits every year. will increase. Accordingly, a possible stagnation in the Bosphorus, where 2050 thousand ships will pass annually in 78, poses a risk that could seriously damage the world and the country's economy. Canal Istanbul has been designed as an ideal waterway for ship passage. This project is one of the largest logistics projects when viewed on a global scale as well as Turkey's vision for the project. As of now, the project work and development plans of Kanal Istanbul have been completed and tender preparations are ongoing. I would like to express once again that we have the strength and determination to start this project very soon and to complete it in a short time ”.