TCDD Tasimacilik will spend 900 million TL (€ 100 mn) for its fleet this year.
1 million tons of freight is expected to be transported on Iran-Turkey railway this year.
The first container train to Moscow departed from Ankara today.
Money will flow into metro and tram projects in Turkish cities this year.
The impacts of 2020 in railway transportation come into view one after the other.
Total investment for rail will reach to 44 billon TL (€ 5 bn) in 2021.
Deep impacts of Covid-19 which started affecting life in March in Turkey can be seen in rail transport statistics.
A hard year is about to end. Here are milestones of the year in railways:
Construction contract for Cigli tram in Izmir was signed last week with contractor.
While first Turkey-China train arrived at Xian yesterday, second was started loading.
The new rolling stock manufacture company, Turasas, started fast.
First phase of Golden Horn will be commissioned in January 2021.
The first train from Turkey to China departed.
Engineering works started last weekend at Kayseri for new tram line.
As electrification extends, new electric locos are expected to be purchased for rolling stock fleets in Turkey. But which loco?