Getting into a reforming market

April 2010
Railway Gazette International;Apr2010, Vol. 166 Issue 4, p61
Trade Publication
The article discusses the Turkish government's proposals for reforming the railways on a European Union (EU)-compliant holding company model. According to Martha Lawrence, Senior Transport Specialist at the World Bank, they key to success is pricing structures that are commercial and cost-based rather than political, saying governments should purchase services. It mentions that Turkey is in need of additional rolling stock. Ahmet Gok of Rayder talked about the potential market for urban rail technology in Turkey.


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