Trans-Caspian Int’l Transport Route Association's office may open in Istanbul (UPDATE)
Details added (first version posted on 12:29)
Baku, Azerbaijan, Nov. 15
By Maksim Tsurkov – Trend:
The Trans-Caspian International Transport Route’s Association plans to open a representative office in Istanbul, President of Kazakhstan Railways Kanat Alpysbayev said Nov. 15 at a meeting in Baku.
He noted that this issue has been also included in the agenda of the meeting.
“This issue, just like the approval of the budget of the office, will be resolved today,” Alpysbayev said.
The Trans-Caspian International Transport Route runs through China, Kazakhstan, Azerbaijan, Georgia and then through Turkey and Ukraine to Europe.
In October 2016, Azerbaijan, Kazakhstan and Georgia signed an agreement on the establishment of the Trans-Caspian International Transport Route’s Association with its office in Astana. Its activities are aimed at attracting transit and foreign trade cargo, as well as developing integrated logistics products via the Trans-Caspian International Transport Route.