Consul of Turkmenistan in Astrakhan (Russian Federation) G. Garayev held negotiations with the head of JSC "SEZ "Lotos" S. Milushkin, during which the prospects of creating Turkmen logistics center on the territory of the emerging port special economic zone (SEPZ) in the Astrakhan region were discussed.
Interaction in this area is aimed at optimization of cargo flows and improvement of competitivenessThe main goal of the project is to create the necessary conditions for the work of freight forwarding and transport companies.
In the course of the discussion the parties noted the successes of trade and economic cooperation in the Caspian Sea. Milushkin expressed readiness to further develop partnership relations, including with regard to Turkmenistan's initiatives to diversify economic cooperation.
As a result of the talks, an online meeting was scheduled between the relevant structures of the two countries to work out the details of the issue.