Private freight wagon ownership loses its charm though having carried one third of all rail freight in Turkey last year.
The volumes carried by private wagons had increased in 2017, however investments for new wagons stopped.
TCDD Tasimacilik announced its tariff for private freight wagons during next three years.
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About 20% of over 20 thousands of freight wagons are owned by private companies in Turkey.
The tariff, which once helped enterance of many private companies into railway transport market, is changing.
TCDD announced 1st of June as deadline for private wagons to be registered.
The new legislation for registration of wagons brought restrictions for importing of wagons for four years.
TCDD extended the deadline for registration of wagons to 1 June 2016.
Deadline for registration of wagons is 1 March 2016.
The crisis causing many private wagons staying at workshops due to new legislation and procedures is tried to be overcome.
Liberalization of railway transport in Turkey takes steps.. All rolling stock in Turkey will have to meet a number of conditions..
Here’s the leading railcar owners in Turkey according to the TCDD’s 2012’s top customer list.