Turkmenistan, Romania mull opportunities of Turkmenbashi Seaport
Ashgabat, Turkmenistan, Oct. 29
By Huseyn Hasanov - Trend:
Turkmen Foreign Ministry hosted a meeting with Secretary of State of Romanian Foreign Ministry Maria Magdalena Grigore, the Ministry said in a message.
During the meeting, prospects for trade and economic cooperation between the two countries were discussed.
The role of transport corridors was emphasized. Noting the developed logistics infrastructure of the two countries, the parties discussed opportunities of the Turkmenbashi International Seaport in providing multi-modal transportation, the message said.
It was earlier reported that Turkmenistan and Romania agreed to intensify political and diplomatic efforts to sign in the future a political declaration on the establishment of the Caspian Sea-Black Sea transport and transit corridor.
It is expected that Constanta may become a point for transshipment to the EU of the goods transported from the Turkmen port of Turkmenbashi, as well as from Kazakhstan and Uzbekistan in the context of ensuring access of goods from Turkmenistan and other Central Asian countries to European markets.