Kyrgyzstan is ready to transport its export and import cargos through Chabahar port, said Kyrgyz ambassador to Tehran
PMO News Portal - At a meeting with the General Director of
Sistan-Balucheistan Ports and Maritime in embassy of Kyrgyzstan in Tehran,
Kyrgyz ambassador expressed his country’s desire to transport cargos through Chabahar
Port. He added that in case Chabahar port is ready to offer discounts and
incentives to foreign investors, Kyrgyz traders are ready to move Kyrgyz export
and neighboring cargos through this port.
Referring to the export of Kyrgyz agricultural products to
Arab countries, he continued: "For shipments of this type of goods taking
the shortest routes and least amount of time is a priority. Taking advantages
of Chbahar port for transporting such goods to the destination would be
The Kyrgyz ambassador stated that meat and protein based
products are other Kyrgyz exports to other countries. One of the essential
requirements for transporting this type of goods is the necessary
infrastructure, including refrigerated containers, if such facilities are
available at the port, we are ready to transport such cargos through Chabahar
Kyrgyz economic delegation will travel to Chabahar at the
earliest time to visit Chabahar port infrastructure and equipment, calculate
transit costs for transit of goods through the port and compare it with other
ports and assess the amount of discounts offered to Kyrgyz investors.
Developing transport infrastructure, especially
rail, is one of Kyrgyzstan's top priorities for transporting its import and
export cargos through Chabahar port.