THE COORDINATION COUNCIL OF THE REPUBLIC OF AZERBAIJAN ON TRANSIT FREIGHT
Ordinance № 1
Baku, 5 June 2020
On the Establıshment of a United Transit Operator Legal Entity
According to parts 4 and 5 of the Decree No. 655 dated October 21, 2015 of the President of the Republic of Azerbaijan “On establishment of the Coordination Council of the Republic of Azerbaijan on Transit Freight”, the Coordinating Council of the Republic of Azerbaijan on Transit Freight DECIDES:
- To establish a United Transit Operator commercial legal entity in order to increase the competitiveness and efficiency of transit corridors passing through the territory of the Republic of Azerbaijan, to attract additional transit freight flows to these corridors, as well as to conduct healthy competition with transport corridors of other countries.
- Transport enterprises operating in the field of transit freight transportation - “Azerbaijan Railways” CJSC, “Azerbaijan Caspian Shipping” CJSC, and “Baku International Sea Trade Port” CJSC shall ensure the conclusion of relevant agreements with the United Transit Operator.
- In the event that there are initiatives to establish relevant joint transit operators at the international and regional levels, the United Transit Operator shall represent the Azerbaijani side in the management and economic activities on tariff purchase and other issues.
Chairman of the Coordinating
Council of the Republic of
Azerbaijan on Transit Freight Mikayil Jabbarov