The last critical legislation about liberalization of railway transportation in Turkey is published today.
TCDD extended the deadline for registration of wagons to 1 June 2016.
Although competition seems to focus on rail freight after liberalization, a stronger competition may be seen for passenger trains soon.
Deadline for registration of wagons is 1 March 2016.
Turkish Government is planning to complete the reorganization of TCDD and liberalization of railway transportation.
The crisis causing many private wagons staying at workshops due to new legislation and procedures is tried to be overcome.
Railway logistics in Turkey is facing with a fast consolidation..
Similar to Europe, infrastructure and train operators will have to follow a detailed procedure after liberalization for train tariffs..
Liberalization of railway transport takes steps in Turkey. Here is the expected future for the companies dealing with railway transportation in Turkey..