EghtesadOnline: Some 20,000 tons of rebar will be exported to Turkey and Iraq via road from Mahabad train station in West Azarbaijan Province, the director general of Azarbaijan Railways General Bureau said.
EghtesadOnline: The US sanctions will not affect Iran’s railroad cooperation with Russia, which will continue to expand just as the previous round of sanctions failed to impact their railroad construction initiative, a deputy head of the Islamic Republic of Iran Railways said.
EghtesadOnline: Esfahan Steel Company has produced the second batch of rails to be delivered to the Islamic Republic of Iran Railways.
EghtesadOnline: The Islamic Republic of Iran Railways plans to expand suburban rail routes by 400 kilometers and increase railroad transportation capacities through 712 kilometers of double-tracking in the current Iranian year (started March 21), the IRIR deputy for technical and infrastructure affairs said.
EghtesadOnline: The long wait finally came to an end when Esfahan Steel Company supplied the Islamic Republic of Iran Railways with the first batch of domestically produced rails on Sunday.
EghtesadOnline: The Islamic Republic of Iran Railways plans to add 134 locomotives, 2,800 cargo wagons, 54 intercity passenger wagons and 46 railbuses to its fleet by the end of the current fiscal year (March 20, 2019), the deputy head of the organization said.
EghtesadOnline: A two-day meeting of railroad authorities from countries along the Persian Gulf-Black Sea Transport Corridor is scheduled to be held in Tehran on Tuesday and Wednesday, the International Affairs Office with the Islamic Republic of Iran Railways announced.
EghtesadOnline: The Islamic Republic of Iran Railways said Azerbaijan will provide Iran with €500 million worth of loan for completing the Rasht-Astara rail segment as part of the International North-South Transportation Corridor.
EghtesadOnline: Joint railroad projects between Russia and Iran benefit virtually all of Europe and Asia, the chairman of Islamic Republic of Iran Railways’ International Affairs Department said.
EghtesadOnline: Average daily rail freight transportation has hit a record high of 84 million tons per kilometer, the deputy head of Islamic Republic of Iran Railways said.