New transportation, logistics center to be launched in Kazakhstan
Baku, Azerbaijan, Apr. 15
By Elena Kosolapova - Trend:
It is planned to commission a new transportation and logistics center in October 2016 in the southern Kazakhstan, said the press service of Samruk Kazyna National Welfare Fund Apr. 15.
The project is being implemented by Kazakhstan Railways ("Kazakhstan Temir Zholy" JSC), which is a member of the Fund.
The new center is located in two kilometers distance from Shymkent International Airport, four kilometers - from the Western Europe - Western China International Transit Corridor and 500 meters - from the Trans-Asian Railway (TAR).
A significant part of the work on the project has already been completed.
The transport and logistics center is important for centralizing the country's export flow. Meanwhile, the goods imported from China and Russia for Kazakhstan's southern regions also will be distributed at this center.
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