Getting prepared for competition with private operators, TCDD Tasimacilik steps forward by organizing truck transportation as well like a logistics company.
Companies which are dealing with terminal services or organization of complete transport, agencies and forwarders should meet some conditions to be able to continue to work in railway transportation.
The obligations of train operators in Turkey are published.
The last critical legislation about liberalization of railway transportation in Turkey is published today.
Preparations for liberalization of railway transportation have speeded up while the target date, 21st of June, has just passed.
The new status of TCDD has officially started today where TCDD becomes the infrastructure operator and all train operator functions are transferred to TCDD Tasimacilk AS.
First issue of bi-monthly review Rail Turkey Mag is out.
Turkish Government had set the deadline for completing all legal steps about liberalization of railway transportation by 21st of June, 2016.
The first network statement prepared by TCDD is announced to be published by the end of this month.
There left only one step before foundation of new train operator company, TCDD Tasimacilik AS.
Turkish Government is planning to complete the reorganization of TCDD and liberalization of railway transportation.
For open-access railway operators to be successful, first they must provide a service which the market wants.
by Jeff Hawken
What open access will bring to Turkey?
How will be the new organization of freight department of TCDD Tasimacilik AS in regions?
TCDD’s organization chart will be changed after being an infrastructure operator..