Iran, Turkmenistan agree to expand railway cooperation

Business Materials 27 January 2018 15:29 (UTC +04:00)

Baku, Azerbaijan, Jan. 27

By Khalid Kazimov – Trend:

During a meeting between the railways officials of Iran and Turkmenistan, the sides have agreed to increase the volume of cooperation.

Under the MoU inked between the two countries, the sides will take measures to increase the volume of transit of freight through the corridors of Sarakhs-Bandar Abbas as well as Sarakhs-Tabriz, IRIB news agency reported.

According to the report, the volume of goods transit between the two counties increased by 66 percent in 2017.