Ministry of Transport opened a tender of €2.5 mn for development of intermodal services in Turkey.
While trucks departing from Turkey for Europe can cross Kapikule in 98 hours, trains in the same direction arrives at Germany in same time period.
Greenlog, one of the leading companies of the intermodal sector, has supplied a pink container for 8th of March.
The intermodal traffic between Turkey and Europe has developed very fast in recent years.
The leading intermodal train operator Metrans announced to end its service to/from Turkey.
The original of this article “Fresh Food Corridors” was published at Railvolution No. 2/16 (April 2016), republished in Rail Turkey with the special permission of Petr Kaderavek, editor of Railvolution.