A direct highway line from Baku to Batumi to open in 2020


November 23, Fineko/abc.az. Economy Minister Shahin Mustafayev held a press conference on the transport & transit opportunities of Azerbaijan.

The minister stated that currently the country is implementing large projects on construction and reconstruction of transit roads.

"As part of these projects, work is underway on construction of a highway line from Baku to Batumi to be commissioned in 2020. The construction of the road from Ganja to Georgia, conforming to modern standards, will be completed in 2021,” the minister said.