Ukraine has submitted to Azerbaijan a draft agreement on creation of an international transport corridor from the Baltic Sea to the Black Sea and the Caspian Sea. Deputy Prime Minister/Minister of Regional Development, Construction, and Housing Hennadii Zubko announced this during the 11th session of the Ukrainian-Azerbaijani intergovernmental commission on economic cooperation in Baku on 1 July, the press service of the Cabinet of Ministers announced.
“This is a large transport corridor that will synchronize multiple routes and be of great importance in strengthening economic and trade relations. It also provides for creation of a single governing body within the corridor for formulation of a comprehensive strategy for development of freight transportation in the region,” Zubko said.
He also said that Ukraine and Azerbaijan were continuing transport cooperation on the Silk Road route.