Azerbaijan, Iran, Georgia to co-op in railway sphere

Azerbaijan, Iran, Georgia to co-op in railway sphere
17:57 23 Dekabr 2015
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Baku, Azerbaijan, Dec.23


Azerbaijan, Iran and Georgia have signed a protocol on trilateral cooperation in the railway sphere.

The document was signed during the trilateral meeting between head of Azerbaijan Railways CJSC Javid Gurbanov, managing director of Iranian Railways Mohsen Pour Seyed Aghaei and director general of Georgia Railway Mamuka Bakhtadze in Tabriz, Iran, Dec.22, spokesperson of Azerbaijan Railways Nadir Azmammadov told Trend.

During the meeting, the sides discussed the prospects for increasing the transit potential of the three countries by transporting transit cargo to the Persian Gulf region through Georgia and Azerbaijan.

The meeting participants also emphasized Iran’s growing trade turnover and increasing effectiveness of the mentioned route.

Edited by SI

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