Passenger carriages via railway route Baku-Tbilisi-Kars to be arranged from end of 2019

31.10.2018,10:00


October 31, Fineko/abc.az. Railway route Baku-Tbilisi-Kars marked one year on 30 October from the day of its commissioning.
Azerbaijan Railways (ADY) reports that during this year about 3,000 containers and wagons were transported via the new route.
"Building materials, electrical equipment, detergents, grain, cake and other goods from China, Central Asia, Russia and Azerbaijan are carried mainly via this railway line to Turkey and in the opposite direction," ADY informed.
In Q3 of 2019 it is planned to organize passenger transportation via Baku-Tbilisi-Kars railway route.
"In this connection, on agenda is import of new cars produced by Swiss company Stadler in Q1 of 2019. The first batch will include 10 cars. At the second stage, another 10 cars are to be delivered. The cars are produced with use of the latest technologies," ADY reported.

Keywords: Baku-Tbilisi-Kars