After China, we are the second country to raise ships: Ahmet Arslan, Minister of Transport, Maritime Affairs and Communications. We are the second country in the world to raise the highest number of ships after China. Dün
Arslan participated in the 2016-2017 Graduation Ceremony of Istanbul Technical University (ITU) Maritime Faculty in Tuzla.
Graduating from here, 106 appealed to the students, their families and the sector stakeholders who attended the ceremony. Arslan conveyed the congratulations of the Prime Minister and the Deputy Chairman of the AK Party, Binali Yıldırım.
Minister Arslan, Turkey in recent years that have implemented important structural reforms in the maritime field, 3 said he was aware of the maritime side as a country surrounded by the sea.
Emphasizing that they tried to give the right to maritime with the reforms they made as the Ministry, Arslan emphasized that the country's management consists of people who understand the maritime.
”We simplify the documents that the seafarer needs to have“
Ahmet Arslan, Turkey's maritime area of the country, recalling that a white flag, he said:
Var We currently have 180 thousand shipmen in our country, we have a colleague in the 35 bin active class, we have an accredited educational institution on 60. After China, we are the second country in the world to raise ships.
We have taken a very important step in the protection of international standards for the protection of the rights of the ship. We are updating the legislation. We simplify the documentation that the seafarer needs to have, simplify the system. Again, with the Shipmen Center, we are able to make all work and transactions available in electronic environment. Yine
UM Active 30 bin working in the shipyards, 90 with the sub-industry is a thousand people “
The number of vehicles transported by cabotage reached 12,7 million Arslan, Ro-Ro lines 9'dan 19'a out, the number of vehicles transported by Ro-Ro 220 thousand from the thousand thousand 451, he said.
Turkey's foreign trade by sea Arslan reminiscent of the AK Party government has achieved before income 57 billion dollars, he said today that figure rises to $ 199 billion.
Arslan gave the following information:
Milyon The amount of cargo handled in ports has increased almost by 2,5, reaching 430 million tons. From Hopa to İskenderun, we have a port open to international traffic from 170. The number of containers we handled has reached 2,5 million tons per million from 8, which is about 3,5 times. Our marine trade fleet has increased to 100 million detveyt tons with an increase above 29. Turkish owned naval merchant fleet is among the 13 ranks in the world rankings.
The number of shipyards came from 37 to 79. Active 30 bin working in the shipyards, there are 90 thousand people with the sub-industry. Together with these, we provide a livelihood for a thousand people. At present, our country has 500 thousand tons steel processing capacity 700 million detveyt tons per year ship loading facility and capacity per year. And
”Internship Ship“ to the Faculty
Minister of Transport, Maritime Affairs and Communications Arslan, who graduated from the school with a degree in the ceremony speech of Yunus Gülen'in officials demanded from the authorities for the "Internship (Training) Ship" also informed about.
Prime Minister Yildirim, and the promise of the ships he replied that they are ready to keep the promise of Arslan Arslan, said:
H We talked to my Rector and dean teacher and the chairmen of the chambers on behalf of my colleagues. The main operation period. Because in the construction period, whatever the cost of the vessel, we are ready to make the ship as the Ministry and give it to the faculty in the name of the company or to a business to be formed by our non-governmental organizations.
It doesn't matter what the cost is. Create this model for our heads, captains, engineers and our university and faculty. Let's work together and we do not fall into the position of the Ministry that does not fulfill its promise. Aber
Recalling that the ITU Maritime Faculty has been serving Turkish maritime for 133 years, Arslan said that he shared the excitement of the graduates and said, in We believe that the support of the faculty in the development of our country will continue after this day. Cilik
Minister Arslan and Rector Karaca gave their graduation certificates to the students who had graduated from the department.