BAKU, Azerbaijan, June 29. We are observing an annual increase in cargo transportation through the territory of Azerbaijan along the East-West and North-South routes, President of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev said addressing the 6th Summit of the Heads of State of the Caspian littoral states, Trend reports.
"The volumes of transit cargo going through the new international trade seaport of Alat are increasing. The construction and commissioning of this port has become another important contribution of Azerbaijan to the development of transport and logistical infrastructure in the Caspian Sea. This year Azerbaijan also plans to hold the 8th meeting of the Coordinating Council of the North-South International Transport Corridor ," the head of state said.