Iran Railway Capacities Increased by %40

Iran Railway Capacities Increased by %40 IRAN NEWS ECONOMIC DESK TEHRAN – Minister of Transport and Urban Development Mohammad Eslami says the capacity of rail lines in the country during the current government’s term has increased by 40 percent, adding that the capacity of rail lines would be increased by 60 percent comparing to the past by the end of this government in mid-2021. Speaking in the inaugural ceremony of exhibition on self-sufficiency in rail industry, Eslami said that an important action has been taken and all rail companies and manufacturers have been encouraged to use the domestic capacity and in these days while Coronavirus has gripped the country, the country witnesses  joining new railways to the railway fleet. Eslami said that over 1200 wagons and locomotives have been domestically or renovated, and joined the fleet.