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Not every logistics company can do rail freight

Companies which are dealing with terminal services or organization of complete transport, agencies and forwarders should meet some conditions to be able to continue to work in railway transportation.

Station/terminal operator

Company operating a railway station/terminal should have:

  • Licence (TL 100 000 – € 30 000)
  • Min TL 1 mn registered capital
  • No debt to tax nor social insurance offices
Train operators will pay € 30 000

Combined transport organizer

Company organizing the complete transport with its own name by buying service from train operators and using transportation modes should have:

  • Licence (TL 50 000 – € 15 000)
  • Min TL 500 000 registered capital
  • No debt to tax nor social insurance offices

Agency

Company which is acting/managing transport contracts on behalf of other train operators should have:

  • Licence (TL 25 000 – € 7 500)
  • Min TL 150 000 registered capital
  • No debt to tax nor social insurance offices

Commissioner

Commissioners should have:

  • Licence (TL 25 000 – € 7 500)
  • Min TL 150 000 registered capital
  • No debt to tax nor social insurance offices
Another critical step taken in liberalization

Cover Photo: Deniz Uysal ©

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