According to the ministry; Minister Varank visited Karabük Iron and Steel Factories (Kardemir). During his visit to Varank, Karabük Governor Fuat Gürel, Karabük Manager Cumhur Ünal and Niyazi Güneş, Karabük Mayor Rafet Vergili, AK Party Karabük Province İsmail Altınöz, Karabük Chamber of Commerce and Industry President Mehmet Mescier, Industries General Fatih Turan, Kardemir Deputy Chairman of the Board Erdal Erdem , Kardemir Board Member Muhammed Ali Oflaz, Kardemir General Manager Necdet Utkanlar planned. Varank took information from the training by examining the production of train wheels of Kardemir, which is known as the ‘factory establishing factories’.
‘THE FACILITY THAT CAN MANUFACTURE TRAIN WHEEL’
Minister Varank said that placing on the visit, Kardemir will finish the trial of the train, and they will receive information about the production.
Varank said, “We act as a government that is always a supporter of added development development in Turkey. Train wheels are a process that makes them value-added like normal iron and steel. Turkey has 40 thousand train wheel rotations per year. Seen here, 200 thousand Rail wheels. systems, world standards is an industry that is a very intense choice. There is also this production development up to the made wheels” he said.
‘THE ADDED VALUE STAYS IN OUR COUNTRY’
Minister Varank should be brought to life with an investment of approximately 170-180 investments, “The necessity of these wheels, which can be evaluated financially in addition to the payment, can be evaluated here. A ton of construction iron can reach as much as 700 tons can reach while here, it can reach 1,800 dollars after processing and production. The fact that it manufactures wheels is pleasing, and it continues to support added production in Turkey.
‘TRAIN WHEELS CAN BE EXPORTED TO EUROPE’
Minister Varank, one of the wheels from the shipment to continue in Turkey, as follows:
“Export can also be applied to the train wheels here for the first time in itself. Traveling with Europeans in Istanbul, on the Marmaray, where these domestic and national wheels operate. Which class of wheels in Turkey can be applied from now on in Karabük because of this. and we do not manufacture it. This investment investment has started. After the firsts in 2018, these wheels can be used both in Turkey and abroad, together with the production of the necessary hardening.”
“The annual trend production in 2004 is the president when we look at the future of our future. It is an ambitious planning for train transportation in Europe and around the world.