SOCAR plans to build container port in Turkey
SOCAR Turkiye company plans to lay foundation of Petkim Konteyner port in Aliaga district, Turkey’s Izmir city, on November 13, 2013, SOCAR Turkiye Enerji Executive Director Kenan Yavuz told Turkish media.
He said construction of the container port will cost $400 million.
Yavuz also said that the first stage of construction will end in 2015 and the second part of the port will be put into operation in 2016.
After launching of the first part the port will be able to receive 1.5 million containers a year and after launching of the second part – up to 4 million containers.—0—