Uzbekistan interested in Baku-Tbilisi-Kars railway


September 13, Fineko/abc.az. Uzbekistan is interested in using the Baku-Tbilisi-Kars (BTK) railway.

The Georgian Foreign Ministry reports that Foreign Minister David Zalkaliani visited Tashkent on the occasion of the 25th anniversary of the establishment of diplomatic relations between Georgia and Uzbekistan. During the visit,Zalkaliani met with his Uzbek counterpart Abdulaziz Kamilov.

At the meeting, an exchange of views took place on the development of relations between the two countries in the political, economic, cultural and humanitarian spheres, ongoing processes in the region, including large-scale energy, transport and logistics projects.

Kamilov said that Uzbekistan, in order to enter world markets, is interested in using transport, communication and transit infrastructure, the Baku-Tbilisi-Kars railway and cooperation with Georgia.

Uzbekistan is also interested in the port infrastructure of Poti, Batumi and Anaklia.