Astana, October 8, AZERTAC
Astana has hosted a meeting of the Coordination Committee of the Trans-Caspian International Transport Route, organized by Kazakhstan Railways. The event was attended by heads of sea and railway transport authorities and seaports of member states of the committee.
Head of Azerbaijan Railways Javid Gurbanov, chairman of Azerbaijan Caspian Shipping Company Rauf Valiyev, Director General of Baku International Sea Trade Port Taleh Ziyadov and other officials represented Azerbaijan at the event.
Chaired by head of Kazakhstan Railways Kanat Alpisbayev, the meeting discussed the establishment of a union of legal entities of the Coordination Committee.
The participants stressed the importance of attracting transit and foreign cargo to Trans International Transport Route, implementing a coordinated policy for determining tariffs for cargo transportation, and increasing the efficiency of transport links.