On May 10, the Ambassador of Turkmenistan to Armenia M. Ayazov met with the Executive Director of the Chamber of Commerce and Industry of the Republic of Armenia (CCI) A. Aleksanyan. During the conversation, the issues of transport and logistics infrastructure and the establishment of new logistics communications were touched upon.
Representatives of the Armenian Chamber of Commerce and Industry raised the issue of using Turkmenistan's transport and transit potential for Armenian trucks, and also asked the Ambassador to assist in finding Turkmen cargo carriers, business partners in order to establish direct cooperation.
Ambassador M. Ayazov said that Turkmenistan is actively promoting the development of transport and logistics infrastructure in the region today, as well as taking various international initiatives in this direction.
In this context, the Turkmen diplomat told the interlocutors that Turkmenistan recently hosted the international conference and exhibition "International Transport and Transit Corridors: Interconnectedness and Development-2023", during which international experts and leaders in the field of transport presented their vision of new challenges and opportunities in modern realities, trends and prospects for the development of global trade, in particular in the context of a rapidly changing economic situation.
It was also reported that during this authoritative transport forum, an exchange of views took place on the role of transport and logistics infrastructure in simplifying and increasing international trade, the importance of interstate cooperation in the development and activation of international transport and transit corridors.
At the end of the meeting, the interlocutors expressed confidence that the establishment of logistics communications between the two countries will contribute to the further development of mutually beneficial cooperation between the business circles of the two states.