The Canal Istanbul to Transform Turkey into a ‘Global Logistics Power’
The ground of the first bridge of the Canal Istanbul, Turkey’s strategic move, is being broken on Saturday, June 26. The Ground-breaking Ceremony will be held with the participation of President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan and Minister of Transport and Infrastructure Adil Karaismailoğlu.
Stating that the Canal Istanbul is “a project that will shape the world’s economy and trade”, Minister of Transport and Infrastructure Adil Karaismailoğlu also underlined the contribution that the project will bring to Turkey’s national independence:
“Our Canal Istanbul project, which will increase Turkey’s effectiveness in world’s trade and bring Turkey to a leading position in world economic corridors, will leave its mark in history as a guarantee of the independence and sovereignty of the Republic of Turkey, which is located on the most important trade corridors of the developing world.”