Uzbekistan Temir Yollari, Kazakhstan Temir Joly hold talks in Tashkent
Tashkent, Uzbekistan (UzDaily.com) --
A delegation of Kazakhstan Temir Joly paid a visit to Tashkent within agreement between railway administrations of Uzbekistan and Kazakhstan, the press service of Uzbekistan Temir Yollari said.
The Uzbek company added that the sides considered issues of bilateral cooperation. The sides are planning to hold next meeting in Kazakhstan in the second quarter of 2015.
At the same time, the Kazakh company said that the cooperation of two companies in 2013 and 10 months of 2014 were discussed at the meeting.
In ten months of 2014, the cargo transportation between Uzbekistan and Kazakhstan was at the level of 15.9 million tonnes as in 2013.
Kazakh company said that it provided discounts at transportation of cotton and fertilizers, transported from Uzbekistan, and wheat and flour, transported from Kazakhstan. The sides agreed to prolong these discounts for 2015. All terms of discount will be the same as in 2014.
At the talks, the sides considered issues related to mutual payments for transportation services, efficient use of trains and wagons, repair of trains and other technical issues.
The talks will help to expand mutual cargo transportation between Uzbekistan and Kazakhstan, the statement of the Kazakh railway company said.