Turkey Freight Transport Report - Business Monitor International - Industry Reports

Turkey Freight Transport Report

Turkey Freight Transport Report - Business Monitor International - Industry Reports
Turkey Freight Transport Report
Published Jan 09, 2016
69 pages — Published Jan 09, 2016
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Abstract:

BMI View: Politics will play on the Turkish freight sector in both positive and negative ways in ----, as sanctions imposed by Russia following the Turks downing of their aircraft will limit trade in fruit and vegetables, while the re-emergence of Iran once sanctions have been removed will have a positive influence on Turkish trade volumes. A relatively upbeat outlook for economic growth will bolster trade volumes and we are positive across the country s freight modes. A decisive victory for Turkey s Justice and Development Party (AKP) in the November - snap election has been positive for the short-term growth outlook, and this will have a positive influence on trade and freight volume growth. Reduced political uncertainty is reflected in a strong bounce in the November consumer and business confidence, which will support consumption and investment in the coming months - and thereby containerised freight volumes and dry bulk and project cargo volumes. We have revised up our estimate for ---- real GDP growth to -.- , from -.- previously. ...Road freight volumes in Turkey will be robust, and the country will benefit from transit volumes from Iran picking up as the Islamic Republic sees sanctions removed. However, relations with Russia are not so cordial at present, and could weigh negatively on the year-end figure.

...Pipeline developments, providing an outlet for Caspian Sea and Russian oil and gas to the Mediterranean, are an important growth area; the same can be said of gas pipeline routes for Iranian exports. A planned Istanbul canal linking the Black Sea to the Marmara Sea would offer a new route between the Mediterranean Sea and the Black Sea and allow the passage of much larger vessels. ...Pipeline developments, providing an outlet for Caspian Sea and Russian oil and gas to the Mediterranean, are an important growth area; the same can be said of gas pipeline routes for Iranian exports. A planned Istanbul canal linking the Black Sea to the Marmara Sea would offer a new route between the Mediterranean Sea and the Black Sea and allow the passage of much larger vessels. Asyaport in Tekirda is planned to become one of Europe s largest container ports, with an installed capacity of -mn TEUs per annum by ----. ...Asyaport in Tekirda is planned to become one of Europe s largest container ports, with an installed capacity of -mn TEUs per annum by ----. Given fiscal pressures, the government is increasing the role of the private sector in a variety of sub-sectors, such as toll roads, the railway network and the operation of ports.

...There has been no resolution to the decades-old conflict over the partition of Cyprus - a key impediment to deeper EU integration. Kurdish desire for autonomy or separatism - which could be encouraged by Kurdish groups push for autonomy in northern Syria Iraq - presents a threat to stability and political reform. ...

  
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