Georgia is planning to construct 18 km rail line to projected deep-water port Anaklia. The first trains will run in 2019.
The heads of the railways of Azerbaijan, Georgia, Moldova, and Romania have signed a memorandum on development of transportation of transit cargo through the Europe-Asia corridor.
The Yanair airline (Zhytomyr) will resume regular flights on the Odesa-Batumi route on 5 June.
The Yanair airline will suspend flights from Kyiv to Batumi in April and launch flights from Kyiv to Riga on 20 May.
Ukraine will lose 1 million tons of cargo if it fails to find a route to Central Asia that bypasses Russia. To increase the attractiveness of the Ukraine-Central Asia-China bypass route, ways of reducing its cost and accelerate it are being considered.
The Georgian railway has received its first cargo train from China and has officially launched the Silk Road Project. The project will connect Europe, Eastern Asia, India, Central Asia and the Middle East
Georgian Airways will begin the new winter flying season with flights from the Kiev (Zhuliany) airport to Batumi and Tbilisi on 2 November.
Ukraine International Airlines (UIA) will launch regular flights between Kharkov and Kutaisi (Georgia) on 18 December.
The Ukrferry shipping company has announced the increase of the number of regular ferry services on the Ilyichevsk-Batumi ferry line.
Information about the frequency of the flights is currently unavailable.