More alternatives are now available in intermodal transport between Turkey and Europe.
As Marmaray tunnel is opened for freight trains, container services started from Asian side of Turkey one after the other.
As corona has stopped life to a great extent all over the world, trains started to play greater role in international transport.
The competition in intermodal services between Turkey and Europe will be harder in 2019.
International freight train will cross the borders faster.
The first train to Europe using Baku-Tbilisi-Kars railway will depart within this month.
The Port of Trieste, having become the main hub of Turkey-Europe intermodal traffic, has continued its fast growth in 2017.
Mars Logistics is working on a new container train between Turkey and Europe.
Turkrail has started second weekly train between Turkey and Austria.
A new container line kicked off on Europe-Turkey route.