First European cargo to be sent via Baku-Tbilisi-Kars railway line in April

09.02.2018,16:30


February 9, Fineko/abc.az. To date, 500 containers have been sent via Baku-Tbilisi-Kars railway line.

Azerbaijani Railways’ (ADY) chair Javid Gurbanov has stated that many countries are interested in using railroad Baku-Tbilisi-Kars.

"There is a great interest from China in the use of the Baku-Tbilisi-Kars railroad for supply of goods to Turkey, Central Asian countries, and Russia, which wants to supply metal and timber to Turkey and food products back to Russia," Gurbanov said.

He pointed out that in the first week of April the cargo from Austria will be sent to Kazakhstan via Baku-Tbilisi-Kars rail line and it will be the first delivery of European goods via this route.

 

 

Keywords: Baku-Tbilisi-Kars