Presidents of Azerbaijan and Turkmenistan made press statements
President of Azerbaijan Mr.Ilham Aliyev about cooperation with Turkmenistan in transport sphere: “Today, our main ports work in a coordinated way and allow us to increase our freight traffic. Also, we present our transit potential to other countries. I think we made an important decision to strengthen this potential today. Will be taken additional measures to provide infrastructure opportunities and increase freight flow. Due to close interactions and friendly relations with our neighbors, we will attract more shippers from these countries and create new routes extending thousands of kilometers. We will create favorable conditions for the further development of our countries and improve regional cooperation”.
President of Turkmenistan, Mr. Gurbanguly Berdimuhammedov: “We have signed an agreement on a project called Lyapis Lazuli. This corridor starts from Afghanistan and goes through Europe, passing through Turkmenistan, Azerbaijan, Georgia and Turkey. It means, we play an important role in connecting Asia and Europe.”