Turkey's largest exhibition facility Izmir Fair, the world's 3. Eurasia Rail-International is a major railway fair and is hosting the International Rail, Light Rail, Infrastructure and Logistics Fair. Speaking at the opening ceremony Izmir Fair Mayor Tunç Soyer, Turkey's groundbreaking story on the railway in the footsteps of Mustafa Kemal Ataturk, the network's rail system in the city he said they aimed to 480 km.
In Europe and Asia, the world is the 3. Eurasia Rail-International Railway, Light Rail Systems, Infrastructure and Logistics Fair, Izmir Metropolitan Municipality Mayor Tunç Soyer opened with a ceremony.
Izmir is like a heart
Turkey's 162 years of railway history of the most important milestones of one of Mustafa Kemal Ataturk, the entrepreneur and visionary in attitude is an expression that President Soyer, its this approach "we've built with homeland iron net" even our starter with sentences voiced reflected. Izmir's rail system investments will continue without slowing down emphasizing the Mayor Soyer said:
Iz In the medium term, we will increase the 179 km rail to 340 km to 480 km in the longer term. We want to use the light rail network much more intensively in urban transport. Buca-Halkapınar Metro and Çiğli Tramway projects were submitted to the Ministry. Let's forward it to our minister here. On the one hand, we have to make the transportation network possible in a globalizing world. Izmir is like a heart. Throughout history, he assumed the task of being a heart between the east and the east. Just as a heart makes the blood pumping process in the body, İzmir has the heart in this geography and the veins of the west have been pumped to the east and the veins of the east to the west. As Ibn Khaldun said, 'Geography is destiny.'
President Tunç Soyer has announced that he has instructed to conduct studies for a tram line extending from ESBAS to Fuar Izmir.
Railways started from Izmir
Speaking at the opening of the Eurasia Rail Fair, Deputy Minister of Transport and Infrastructure Selim Dursun said, X The participation of local companies in the fair has increased from 40 to 60. This fair will open our horizons, will give courage, Bu he said.
TCDD General Manager Ali İhsan Uygun stated that the railroads are progressing fast in the world. Because the first railroads started in this city. Together with the central and local government, we reached the 136 km rail system. The railway will develop our entire country, especially Izmir. Demiryolu
There is also İzmir Metro
Eurasia Rail, 25 is home to 200 exhibitors from the country. Izmir, Germany, France, Czech Republic, China, Italy and Russia, including the major participants of the Eurasia Rail, Izmir Metro and İZBAN are also participating. After the opening ceremony, President Tunç Soyer visited the stands of Metro and İZBAN. Vatan uniform wearing President Soyer'e, İZBAN 's first trains in the city of the keys were given as a souvenir.