In Ashgabat experts of the Caspian countries discuss the draft
agreement on the cooperation in the sphere of transport
In the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Turkmenistan the second
meeting of authorized representatives of the Caspian states has
been helding. It's members arrived to the Turkmen capital for
discussion of the draft agreement on a cooperation in the sphere
of transport on the Caspian Sea. It is reported on the website of
Foreign Ministry of the country.
Heads and leading experts of the profile ministries and
departments of Azerbaijan, Iran, Kazakhstan, Russia and
Turkmenistan participate in the meeting, which is organized by
the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Public service of sea and river
transport and the State entity concerning the Caspian Sea in case
of the president of Turkmenistan.
The two-day forum assumes exchange of opinions and
discussion of expert evaluations of the draft agreement on the
cooperation of the Caspian states offered by the Turkmen side in
the field of transport. New regulations and rules are designed to
order cargo transfer and passengers between the Caspian states,
development of infrastructure, to approve accurate precepts of
law which would consider interests of all participants, the MFA is
noted in article.
Project development of this agreement providing creation of the
Caspian regional transport and logistic center is aimed at the
maximum use of capacity of the Caspian Sea that will allow to
open the prospects of expansion of trade and economic relations
both between the coastal countries, and in respect of their entry
into the world markets.
During the meeting special interest of the Caspian countries in
strengthening and expansion of mutually advantageous
partnership in the transport sphere, increase in a role of the
region in system of transport communications of Eurasia was
Today the regional meeting will have been finished the work.