Anniversary Greetings: The 15th International Exhibition TransCaspian



11 to 13 May Delivery World's representatives attended the International Exhibition Transport, Transit and Logistics TransCaspian 2016. This year the exhibition marked its 15th anniversary and has been held in Baku Expo Center. Through years of its existence the exhibition became the exceptionally important transportation forum in the region presenting the innovative technologies and equipment for transportation industry, aiding in establishing new representative offices, and joint ventures. The industry considers this event as the main event of the year representing the current transportation market condition.

Over 700 companies took part in TransCaspian during 15 years of its existence. The anniversary event gathered 75 companies from 9 countries: Azerbaijan, Austria, Belarus, Germany, Kazakhstan, Russia, France, and Turkey. Public enterprises such as Azerbaijan Railways, Azerbaijan Caspian Sea Shipping, State Sea Administration of Republic of Azerbaijan, Baku Trade Port took part in the exhibition together with the private business.

This year the exhibition displayed the achievements of the transportation industry, the best technologies and equipment developed by local and foreign companies. The anniversary show could be divided to the following sectors: railway and railroad infrastructure, sea industry, aviation, commercial transportation, and transportation and logistics services.

Hand crafts by Azerbaijani artist Rovshan Ansari representing vessels of different types, ages and countries, various trains and aircrafts were presented in the exhibition hall. For 15 years he makes this pieces of art at his home – in the ordinary apartment in Baku, and each of them represents a blend of quality, beauty, and perfection. Sea vessels are handmade of water-proof wood, and their parts that are usually made of precious metals, are ordered by him from jewelers. The same hall located the exhibition of Azerbaijani postal stamps dedicated to transportation and logistics. The variety and specialty of the additional events aimed to mark the 15th anniversary of the show tuned to be a real surprise for the visitors and created festive environment.

TransCaspian 2016 shared the exhibition ground with the 6th Caspian International Exhibition Road Infrastructure and Public Transportation Road&Traffic 2016, and the 3rd Caspian International Exhibition Boats and Yachts CIBS 2016 attracting even more visitors.

The large scale projects such as North-Sputh Transcaspian international transportation route, Multimodal Project Vicking, and Baku-Tbilisi-Kars that make Azerbaijan the main joint between Europe and Asia. This perspectives facilitate growing importance of the show and interest to it both from foreign and local companies from transportation industry.

For Delivery World as for the leading international freight forwarder TransCaspian 2016 represents unique opportunity to meet the heads and the experts of the transportation bodies from Azerbaijan and from the region in whole, to get acknowledged with the latest transportation technologies development, to meet our customers in informal environment, exchange experience with others, and to establish new business liaisons, and conclude several contracts for airfreight.

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