Railway attracts foreign investors
A meeting with the head of the Latvian company SIA “SV Gulbis” Vyacheslav Novikov was held at the joint stock company “O’zbekiston temir yo’llari”.
The sides discussed the construction of a modern transport and logistics center in the territory of the JSC “O’ztemiryo’lkonteyner” at the expense of direct investments. It was noted that for the construction of a new complex, a total area of 16 hectares was allocated, of which 20 thousand sq.m. for a container terminal. The project includes the creation of a closed storage area of 25 thousand square meters, including 14 thousand square meters. for certain types of products, as well as the introduction of an automated warehouse management system. In addition, the premises will be located building service center, customs control and administration.
The new logistics center will receive up to 3 million tons of loads per year, respectively, 350 new jobs will be created. It is planned to create a number of conditions for trucks. The center will be equipped with technological equipment imported from Sweden and Germany.
It should be noted that the transport and logistics center is designed to provide services for sorting railway cars, loading and unloading cargo, its storage, registration, and marking. The commissioning of the new facility is scheduled for the end of the current year.
At the end of the meeting, a bilateral memorandum was signed on the further development of mutually beneficial relations between the JSC “O’ztemiryo’lkonteyner” and SIA “SV Gulbis”