TCDD BECAME THE FAVOURITE OF INNOTRANS 2016 FAIR

TCDD BECAME THE FAVOURITE OF INNOTRANS 2016 FAIR

ORHAN BİRDAL: “WE BELIEVE THAT THE RAILWAY SECTOR WILL COME INTO ITS OWN BY MEANS OF LIBERALIZATION.”

InnoTrans 2016 Fair (International Trade Fair for Transport Technology Innovative Components-Vehicles-Systems) was held in Berlin, the Capital City of Germany on 20th-23rd September 2016. Orhan Birdal, Deputy Undersecretary in the Ministry of Transport, Maritime Affairs and Communication, İsa Apaydın, Director General of TCDD, Authorities of TCDD TRANSPORT JSC, TÜVASAŞ, TÜLOMSAŞ and TÜDEMSAŞ and the companies, which are active in railway sector, attended to this fair. Orhan Birdal, expressed that “We believe that the railway sector will come into its own by means of liberalization.” Birdal evaluated that “45 Turkish companies have attended to this fair. This will increasingly continue in the future years.”

160th Establishment Anniversary of TCDD was celebrated in InnoTrans Fair
İsa Apaydın, reminded that the establishment anniversary of TCDD was celebrated in Berlin and expressed that approximately 50,3 billion TL was invested for railways from 2003 up to now. Thanks to these investments, High Speed Train Projects, which brought prestige to our country and became the world brand, have been carried out. He also added that “The law enabling the domestic and foreign operators to operate their own trains in Turkey is entered into force. This regulation is the milestone of Turkish Railways. The future of Turkish Railway is bright.”