The Center for Analysis of Economic Reforms and Communication hosted the discussion on the Strategic Roadmap for the Development of Logistics and Trade in the Republic of Azerbaijan. During the discussions, the status of the implementation of planned and ongoing measures by the relevant institutions, the problems encountered in this process, as well as opportunities to speed up the implementation of the tasks were analyzed.
Vusal Gasimli, Executive Director of the Center for Analysis of Economic Reforms and Communication, noted that for achieving tasks set in the document by 2020, it is planned to implement measures on 3 strategic targets and 7 strategic priorities. These targets include measures to create a favorable environment for the growth of trade volume through the territory of Azerbaijan, to obtain greater benefits from transit trade and to introduce important driving mechanisms for the implementation of logistics and trade goals.
Representatives of the Presidential Administration, Baku International Sea Trade Port CJSC, Azerbaijan Caspian Shipping CJSC, Azerbaijan Railways CJSC, Azeravtoyol OJSC, Silkway Airlines LLC, Azerbaijan Airlines CJSC and the Ministry of Economy took part in the discussion of the Strategic Roadmap for the development of logistics and trade in the Republic of Azerbaijan.