A meeting with representatives of the Turkmen business delegation and management of the Turkmen logistics association took place at the Ministry of Transport and Road Industry of the Republic of Dagestan on May 30, 2018. The meeting was chaired by Shirukhan Gadzhimuradov, Minister of Transport and Road Industry of Dagestan.
The participants of the meeting discussed the restoration of ferry service between the seaports of Makhachkala (Russia) and Turkmenbashi (Turkmenistan) and the ways to develop mutually advantageous cooperation between Russian and Turkmen transport and logistics companies in the Caspian Sea region in order to create the foundation for further sustainable development. Both parties also discussed the measures to organize oil transit.
A tour of the Makhachkala seaport has been organized for the Turkmen guests, who could see the port infrastructure. During the excursion, the parties discussed the potential opportunities of the seaport of Makhachkala to transport various nomenclature of cargoes, as well as technical aspects of ferry service with the seaport of Turkmenbashi.
At the meeting with the Turkmen guests, Director of the FSUE “Rosmorport” Makhachkala Branch Apandi Nurmagomedov spoke about the events conducted by the Branch in the seaport of Makhachkala to inspect and survey the port’s hydraulics in order to carry out repair and renewal works of a railroad ferry in the seaport of Makhachkala.