China has agreed to work over increase of efficiency of cargo transportation through Azerbaijan.
The relevant Protocol on prospects of cooperation was signed in Baku during the meeting of Azerbaijani Railways (ADY) chairman Javid Gurbanov and Kong Guohua, deputy general director of the Commercial Department of Chinese company Ningxia.
The subject of negotiations was in the discussion of organization and enhancing the effectiveness of international cargo transportation via Azerbaijan’s transit routes. At that, Kong Guohua underlined China’s interest to Azerbaijan’s opportunities in the field of transport and logistics. In his opinion, the port in Alat (new Baku port) has the potential to turn into the center of transportation from China to Europe, Iran and Russia and back.