The first train operator of Turkey, TCDD Tasimacilik, targets profit by 2020.
TCDD Tasimacilik is getting prepared together with its clients for competition with private operators.
There is an on-going discussion in Turkey about rental of locos and freight wagons by TCDD Tasimacilik for other private operators.
Austrian train operator Rail Cargo Group has announced a regular container train between Germany and Iran.
Omsan Logistics inked the rolling stock rental contract with TCDD Tasimacilik and became the first private train operator of Turkey.
The obligation of licences for rail transport started this week. 41 forwarders got this licence.
As liberalization starts, everybody keeps their eyes on private train operator candidates.
Deadline for companies which organize rail transports is 28th of September.
New train operators are seeking for sor solutions to overcome loco driver bottleneck.
Private train operators have started to perss for some precautions which will increase the efficiency and decrease the costs.
After Korfez Ulastirma and Omsan Logistics, another company is getting prepared for being a train operator.
After Körfez Taşımacılık, another company is about to complete preparations for being a private train operator.
The number of companies having the licence has reached to 9.
Railway Transportation Association (DTD) announced that his members will soon need 320 loco drivers.
As private train operators started getting prepared and recruitments, a profession in Turkey has started to be on focus day by day: Loco drivers.