Iran-Armenia railway construction prospects discussed

Photo: Iran-Armenia railway construction prospects discussed 

 / Armenia

General Director of the South Caucasus Railway JSC Victor Rebets has discussed the prospects of construction of the Southern Railway from Iran to Armenia during a visit to Tehran, Mediamax wrote.

In particular, the discussion covered projected traffic flows as well as the possibility of building a logistics centre at Yeraskh station, the South Caucasus Railway press office reported.

The launch of the Southern Railway Armenia and South Expressway Armenia projects estimated at $3 billion were announced in January 2013. A corresponding tripartite memorandum was signed back then between the South Caucasus Railway, the Ministry of Transport and Communication of Armenia and the Rasia company (United Arab Emirates).

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