Rail Transit Through Sarakhs in Turkmen-Iranian Border Up by 35%

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Rail Transit Through Sarakhs in Turkmen-Iranian Border Up by 35%
200,000 tons of goods have transited the Sarakhs border from Turkmenistan to Iran.

Managing Director of Khorasan Railways said rail transit through Sarakhs terminal in Turkmen-Iranian Border has experienced 35% growth in a past seven-month period compared to last year's corresponding period, IRNA news agency reported on Tuesday.

Speaking to IRNA, Mostafa Nasiri said 200,000 tons of goods have transited the Sarakhs border from Turkmenistan to Iran.

He added that the exported goods were transferred to Bandar Abbas and Mirjaveh.

Back in June, Turkmenistan and Iran opened a key bridge through the Tejen River at the Sarahs-Sarahs checkpoint.