Minister Karaismailoğlu received information from the Zonguldak Governor, Erdogan Bektas, about the Filyos Port, which is under construction in the town of Filyos in Çaycuma district of Zonguldak, and the Mithatpaşa Tunnels and Çaycuma Airport.
Later, Karaismailoğlu, who examined Filyos Port by boat, ordered the piling of the piles by radio after the produced steel piling pipes were launched.
Minister Karaismailoğlu, in a statement on the boat, said that it is difficult to finish every job perfectly.
Turkey's one of the world's largest economy, transport activities in terms of voicing found to have a unique competitive themselves proud Karaismailoğlu, Turkey and its citizens by land, by air and sea routes, to worthily enjoy the size of the communications infrastructure and the goal was stated that final end.
Karaismailoğlu stated that they have established a happy transportation system with the ongoing projects all over the country, and they have established connections with all transportation networks in the region and in the world.
Karaismailoğlu, who said that they have made examinations in Filyos Port, which will become one of the largest logistics bases in the country and with a container handling capacity of 25 million tons when it is completed, said, zamHe expressed that they are working with all their might to access the main suitable facilities.
"We are working in Turkey International Dialing a hallway"
Pointing out that there are important changes in wealth centers in the world, Karaismailoğlu continued as follows:
“This period will be the period of the geographies we are in. Anatolia, the Caucasus, Central Asia and even the region up to the west of China will become much more important in terms of transportation, trade and tourism. Therefore, we in Asia soon to Turkey, Europe, North Africa, Middle East, Caucasus, Black Sea and North are trying to turn to an international corridor in all modes of transportation between countries. Therefore, we continue our work within the framework of the Logistics Master Plan. Our country can reach the regions where 3 billion people live in a 4-1,6 hour flight.zam is in a position. It is not only in the east-west corridor on the Silk Road, but in the middle of the Caucasian countries and north-south corridors stretching from Russia to Africa. For this reason, all of our transportation policies and investments are in a way to cover the geography of Asia, Europe and Russia Middle East located in the international corridors, east-west, north-south axis. "
In 2023, the Target is to Make $ 5 Billion Income from the Transit Pass
The reduction of global logistics costs, to increase the development and competitiveness of the trade about doing multi-faceted investment in all areas Karaismailoğlu, "As Turkey in 2023 228 billion, while in 2053 we aim to reach 987 billion dollars in export figures. We also aim to generate revenue of 2023 billion dollars in 5 and 2053 billion dollars in 214 from the transit through Turkey through transportation investments. I believe that we will achieve these goals with the transportation investments we have made and will continue to do. ” said.
Ministers Karaismailoğlu Marmaray, the Baku-Tbilisi-Kars railway, Yavuz Sultan Selim Bridge, the Eurasia Tunnel, the Samsun-Sivas railway line, high-speed train lines and established logistics centers as nice project moving from China to Europe transit cargo via Turkey He said that they started shooting.
Karaismailoğlu, who stated that they aim to carry 30 million tons of cargo in the medium term and 2017 million tons in the long term, especially on the Baku-Tbilisi-Kars railway line, which started operating on October 3,2, 6,5, has already increased their capacity on the Baku-Tbilisi-Kars railway line. He stated that they have already started to reach the targets.
Filyos Harbor View Within this framework, Turkey is that they saw as a project to increase the emphasis on international transport corridors Karaismailoğlu, harbor not only of Zonguldak, reported first Karabük and Bartin, including all Western Black Sea and Central will become the export hub of Anatolia.
Stating that Filyos Port will also be the transfer hub of the combined transportation chain that will result from potential traffic between Russia, the Balkans and the Middle Eastern countries, Minister Karaismailoğlu said:
“Our progress rate of Filyos Port throughout the project is 67 percent. We aim to complete and put our project into service at the end of this year. The main breakwater will be 2 thousand 450 meters, the deepest point will be 19 meters, and the length of the dock will be 3 thousand meters. Of course, the job does not end just by building the port. You need to establish the connection roads of this port in the best way. At this point, we have completed the feasibility studies of the road and rail connection of our port. Shortest zamWe aim to realize the tender at the moment and start the construction. "
Reminding that they are also examining the Mithatpaşa Tunnels, another project that closely concerns the Filyos Port, Karaismailoğlu stated that the tunnels are of great importance for the relief and development of regional transportation.
Karaismailoğlu stated that the vehicles coming from Ankara and Istanbul direction when the Mithatpaşa Tunnels are completed can pass through the Kilimli-Filyos Coastal Road route without entering the city, and said that the city traffic will be relaxed and a safer, short-term and comfortable transportation will be provided.
“Filyos Port will be the Locomotive in the Development of the Region”
Stating that Filyos Port should not be considered only as a port, Karaismailoğlu said:
“Filyos Port will be one of the largest logistics bases within the framework of our Logistics Master Plan, which we have implemented in order to make maximum use of our country's geopolitical position. We believe that it will be a driving force for the development of the region. Fortunately for us, we have such a beautiful, productive homeland, but deserving of that homeland is as important as having a homeland. To deserve the homeland is possible by working hard and by reviving its land, sea and people. Republic of Turkey to the work we do as the Ministry of Transportation and Infrastructure, that understanding, cuddling with this feeling. All the beautiful people I see here, valuable managers, engineers and workers brothers and sisters, you fulfill a great responsibility to this homeland with your labor. We cannot thank you enough. Thank you, be there. The Filyos Port Project, which has been the dream of our country since the reign of Sultan Abdülhamit, came to life with the instructions of our President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan. By closely paying attention to this project, every effort is made to put it into operation as soon as possible. zammoment supported. We owe them gratitude for their support. We also stronger and more prosperous Turkey under the leadership of Mr. President with the objective of our working day and night as the Ministry of Transportation and Infrastructure. "
Karaismailoğlu added that they are doing extension and expansion works at the runway of Zonguldak Airport in Çaycuma district.