Nihat Zeybekci
Ahmet Hamdi GURDOGAN
The President Of The Eastern Black Sea Exporterĺs Association.

Over 2000 years ago the long trade Silk Road starting from China through Middle East reached South Asia, West Asia, Europe and North Africa by contributing to the transit countries richness and welfare.

The countries located in the transit trade road of the historical Silk Road comprise very important trade potentials between Asia and Europe. Especially China and Asian countries thanks to their global leader market and suppliers have a great importance in developing relationships among businessmen in order their provided opportunities to be materialized.

In this context, in order to increase the trade relationships of the historical Silk Road countries in the field of trade, finance, logistics, tourism and in order to provide the products requested for the food technologies, construction and machinery sectors the businessmen, representatives of the Chambers of Commerce and Industry from Afghanistan, Albania, Azerbaijan, Bangladesh, Bulgaria, China, Georgia, India, Iran, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Mongolia, Moldova, Uzbekistan, Pakistan, Romania, Russian Federation, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan and Ukraine are cordially invited to participate at the 3rd Trabzon Silk Road Summit.

The existing potentials in Turkey and Eastern Black Sea Regions will provide opportunities for increasing the trade and business relationships between countries. Moreover, in the triangle of Asia, Europe and Middle East our region is capable for combining three continents and the existing logistic advantages are supposed to be evaluated.