Today the Parliament (Mejlis) of Turkmenistan has ratified the International Convention on Harmonization of Frontier Control of Goods and the Intergovernmental Agreement on “Dry ports”.
As is known, in Turkmenistan under the leadership of the country’s President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov the national programs aimed at comprehensive modernization of material and technical basis of transport sphere, expansion of existing and creation of new transport and communication networks have been developed and are being successfully implemented. Turkmenistan put forward constructive initiatives direçted at development of broad international partnership, and that meet the interests of the entire region.
All of these are aimed at fostering active integration of the national transport system into the international communication infrastructure, and taking into account its beneficial geographic position, at setting up in our country of large logistic hubs providing for regional coordination of movements of all types of transport.
The ratification of these international documents was one of the steps for setting up modern transport infrastructure.