Kardemir signed the contract for rail wheels with TCDD Tasimacilik.
Interest of foreign companies to Turkey’s biggest freight wagon producer, Tudemsas, increases.
Kardemir’s railcar wheels will be in the market next year.
At least 51% local production ratio is now a must in Turkey for all kinds of rail projects.
The civil offset regulation is applicable on the public purchases with a minimum amount of USD 10mn and refers to the term “Industrial Cooperation Program” (ICP) or in Turkish “Sanayi Isbirligi Programi” instead of the term “offset“.
19 Mayis University in Samsun succeeded in producing pantograph graphite project.
The test lab of Tulomsas, subsidiary of TCDD manufacturing locos and freight wagons, got international accreditation.
The rail sector and investment plan 2023 makes it an Eldorado for international suppliers and the young local rail industry..