Though rail freight increased in last two years after liberalization, it’s still far from meeting expectations.
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Stadler announced a sales contract of 7 locos with Turkish private train operator, Korfez Ulastirma.
Tudemsas, subsidiary of TCDD for manufacture of freight wagons, is getting prepared for export of 150 container wagons to Europe.
Transasia Express has restarted after 4 years between Tehran and Ankara.
Overnight service with sleepers will start between Istanbul and Ankara after 7 years.
It becomes really hard to follow the changes done and announced about passenger train services this summer.
TCDD Tasimacilik hit the record of 2.77 million tons of freight in May.
Istanbul-Bucharest train service, which has been run during summer time, will start next week.
A new train service connection between Bulgaria and Turkey is announced.
Steel pipes produced in Turkey will be used for the new natural gas pipeline between Slovakia and Poland.
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New touristic version of Dogu Express only with sleepers are on sale.
As touristic version of Dogu Express will start on 29th of May, more touristic routes are on the table.
The ruins which were discovered during renewal of tracks at Haydarpasa train station seem to spread wider area.
More details about Baku-Ankara train which will start service in August are unveiled.