Logistics center in Turkey’s Kars province 60% ready
Baku, Azerbaijan, June 27
By Rufiz Hafizoglu – Trend:
Construction of a logistics center in Turkey’s Kars province jointly with Azerbaijan is underway according to the schedule, and is already completed by 60 percent, the Ministry of Transport, Maritime Affairs and Communications of Turkey told Trend June 27.
The logistics center in Kars province will become one of the most important logistics objects in the region, according to the ministry.
The launch of the logistics center in Kars province is scheduled for Oct. 30 this year.
Earlier, Turkey’s Ministry of Transport, Maritime Affairs and Communications told Trend that a 300,000 square meter land plot was allotted for the construction of the logistics center.
Around 412,000 tons of cargo are expected to be transported through the logistics center annually.
An agreement on the creation of the logistics center was signed on July 19 last year, during the visit of Head of Azerbaijan Railways CJSC Javid Gurbanov to the Kars province.
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