Basra Iran Railway Project Hindered by Lack of Funds

The sources pointed that the Iranian side of the project was completed till the Iraqi borders, but waiting its connection with the Iraqi side.

Basra/ Iraq TradeLink: Railways authority reported here that the project connecting the province with

 
Iran was stopped due to lack of funds.

The sources pointed that the Iranian side of the project was completed till the Iraqi borders, but waiting its connection with the Iraqi side.

The length of the railway line inside Iraq is expected to reach 36 kilometers , which will include building a bridge for the passage of the trains.


Both sides expect that this line will minimize pressures  on the entry of the Iranian products to other Iraqi provinces.

 Source: Iraq TradeLink

 

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