Azerbaijan, Russia agree on tariffs for cargo traffic
Baku, Azerbaijan, Feb. 11
By Maksim Tsurkov - Trend:
Azerbaijan Railways CJSC and Russian Railways JSC came to an agreement on setting competitive tariffs for cargo transportation, Nadir Azmammadov, a spokesman for the Azerbaijan Railways, told Trend Feb. 11.
Azmammadov said the agreement was achieved at a meeting between Javid Gurbanov, Azerbaijan Railways head, and Oleg Belozerov, Russian Railways president, in Moscow.
The meeting was dedicated to the mutually beneficial cooperation between the railway companies of the two countries, Azmammadov added.
He said the parties also discussed the cargo transportation via a route between Russia and Azerbaijan, developing Azerbaijan's transit potential, as well as the project for the International North-South Transport Corridor, and attracting the interested countries to the project.
The parties also agreed to hold their next meeting in Baku in March.