27th Kazakhstan International Transport & Logistics Exhibition

Welcome Letters 2013

On behalf of the Ministry of Transport and Communications of the Republic of Kazakhstan and on my own behalf I am glad to welcome the exhibitors and guests to the International exhibition “Transit-Kazakhstan 2013”!

The exhibition, devoted to the future development of transport and communications complex of the Eurasian continent, gives a complete overview of all types of modern transport and logistics systems for transit, the future development of the transport infrastructure of the Republic of Kazakhstan, the dynamics of growth in transit traffic in the Eurasian area, as well as strengthening the image of our country as a transit state.

The “Transit-Kazakhstan” exhibition, being a platform for productive dialogue between the representatives of the transport industry, offers a unique opportunity to discuss and address current issues of the industry, promotes the development of transport infrastructure related industries, creating favorable conditions for the establishment of mutually beneficial partnerships.

I am confident it will contribute to the further development of transit potential of Kazakhstan and promote effective cooperation between enterprises and companies of Kazakhstan, the CIS and other foreign countries.

I sincerely wish the exhibitors, guests and organizers fruitful work and well-being!

Askar Zhumagilyev
Minister of Transport and Communications of the Republic of Kazakhstan

Dear ladies and gentlemen!

On behalf of JSC “NC “Kazakhstan Temir Zholy” is pleased to welcome the participants and guests of the International Exhibition “Transit-Kazakhstan – 2013”.

The Exhibition “Transit- Kazakhstan” is an annual business platform for representatives of the transport sector, where the most pressing problems and development prospects, the new forms of interaction between different modes of transport, the promotion of logistics issues in the global market of transport and logistics services are discussed.

On the instructions of the Head of State, Nursultan Nazarbayev a purposeful activity to revive the Silk Road was begun, where JSC “NC “KTZ” allotted the integrator role of transport services linking into a single service.

In this regard, a multimodal company aimed at increasing export and transit potential of Kazakhstan, development of contract logistics, development of new routes for cargo between Asia - Europe was created on the basis of JSC “NC “KTZ”.

I am sure that this Exhibition will make a strong contribution to the effective development of transport and communication complex and will contribute a mutually beneficial partnership of the transport market participants of the near and far abroad.

I wish fruitful work and success in achieving goals to the participants, guests and organizers of the Exhibition “Transit-Kazakhstan 2013”.

Vice President of Logistics
JSC “NC “Kazakhstan Temir Zholy”

The International Exhibition “Transit-Kazakhstan” rightly consolidated its status as one of the most effective communication platforms for the transport business. Discussion of the industry development issues, the expansion of the strong business contacts list, consideration of the latest technological innovations and a heavy program of meetings and presentations are interesting not only to the key stakeholders of the Kazakhstan market, but also to our foreign partners.

Today the industry is in for a new round of change: the process of freight and passenger market reforming and its integration into the global transport industry continues. The position of the transport business which follows the advanced logistics principles emphasizes as well as the value of intermodal interaction increases.

In this regard, the role of activities that provides opportunities for all constructive professional communication increases. I sincerely wish success and prosperity to the guests and participants of the Exhibition “Transit-Kazakhstan – 2013”!

Chairman of the Association of National Freight Forwarders of the Republic of Kazakhstan,
Chairman of the Kazakhstan Association of Carriers and Car (Container) Operators,
Member of the Board of Directors of JSC “NC “Kazakhstan Temir Zholy”

Dear ladies and gentlemen!

On behalf of the Trade Representative Office of the Russian Federation in the Republic of Kazakhstan I would like to welcome the organizers, participants and guests of the Kazakhstan International Exhibition “Transport and Logistics” - TransitKazakhstan 2013.

This exhibition has become one of the most significant events in the transport sector of the Central Asian region. TransitKazakhstan allows professionals of leading transport companies and businesses get new ideas, technical and management solutions, to explore the latest innovations in the transportation industry, discuss current issues, establish and strengthen mutually beneficial partnerships.

We are very pleased with the Russian companies’ participation in the exhibition, which serves to show their success in this market.

I wish fruitful work, new business contacts and goals achievement to all the participants, guests and organizers!

Trade Representative The Russian Federation
in the Republic of Kazakhstan
Alexandr Yakovlev

Dear Ladies and Gentlemen!

On behalf of organizers – Atakent-Expo IEC, Iteca Company and its international partner ITE Group Plc. we are glad to welcome the exhibitors and the participants to the 17th Kazakhstan International Exhibition “Transport and Logistics” - Transit-Kazakhstan 2013!

The development of transport logistics is a priority for Kazakhstan, one of the conditions for successful implementation of the State Program for forced industrial and innovative development of the country. By 2016, it is planned to create in the country an adequate and competitive system of transport logistics, which will provide Kazakhstan the status of logistics business-hub of the region.

It is encouraging to note that over the past 17 years the Transit-Kazakhstan exhibition is the only and the most important event in the transport industry of our country and is rightfully considered the largest specialized exhibition for transport and logistics in Kazakhstan and Central Asian countries.

We hope that the exhibition will be interesting and will bear the fruit in the form of long-term mutually beneficial cooperation between the participants and visitors, specialists in the transport industry in the CIS and other foreign countries.

Our special thanks to the Ministry of Transport and Communications of the Republic of Kazakhstan, “NC “Қазақстан темір жолы” JSC, Association of National Freight Forwarders and wagons (containers) operators of Kazakhstan for official support and effective assistance in the organization of Transit-Kazakhstan 2013.

We wish all the exhibitors and guests of the 17th Kazakhstan International Exhibition “Transports and Logistics” - Transit-Kazakhstan 2013 establishment of new and strengthening of existing business contacts, interesting meetings and further prosperity!

Best regards,

Steering Committee