The Transportation Corridor East-West
PROJECT NAME: NOMAD Express
Route: China – Kazakhstan – Caspian Sea – Azerbaijan – Georgia – Turkey and / or the Black Sea – Europe
East – West or Trans Caspian International Transport Route (TITR) is designed for freight traffic growth both from China to EU Countries / Turkey and in the opposite direction. Management and development of the transport route is carried out by the Consortium created by the participating countries.
Member countries involved in Consortium and their representatives:
|Caspian Sea||Caspian Shipping Company|
|Georgia||Trans Caucasus Terminals|
The block train “NOMAD Express” operating on above mentioned route realizes goods delivery from China to Europe for approximately 10 – 12 days. This is one of the main advantages of this transportation corridor.
Note: “Tbilisi – Akhalkalaki – Kars” railway construction connecting Georgia and Turkey is expected to be completed in May 2017.