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Nine Hard Truths Along The Caspian Middle Corridor: Critical Factors Facing The Caucasus and Central Asia

Nine Hard Truths Along The Caspian Middle Corridor: Critical Factors Facing The Caucasus and Central Asia

by: Dr. Eric Rudenshiold

Date: Jun 13, 2024

The word is out. The eight, energy-rich Caucasus and Central Asian countries are joining t...

Perspectives on CPC’s Trans-Caspian Forum  Maximizing the Middle Corridor

Perspectives on CPC’s Trans-Caspian Forum Maximizing the Middle Corridor

The Caspian Policy Center’s 8th Annual Trans-Caspian Forum was important because it brough...

How To Maximize The Middle Corridor

How To Maximize The Middle Corridor

by: Caspian Policy Center

Date: May 29, 2024

The Middle Corridor, also known as the Trans-Caspian International Transport Route...

European and International Financial Institutions to Invest $10 Billion in the Middle Corridor

European and International Financial Institutions to Invest $10 Billion in the Middle Corridor

by: Toghrul Ali

Date: Feb 1, 2024

The Global Gateway Investors Forum for EU-Central Asia Transport Connectivity convened Jan...

The Middle Corridor Is Opening

The Middle Corridor Is Opening

by: Bruce Pannier

Date: Jan 22, 2024

On January 11, a train from Xian, China, arrived in Azerbaijan, having made an approximate...

The Middle Corridor Infrastructure Deals and Developments: 2023 in Review

The Middle Corridor Infrastructure Deals and Developments: 2023 in Review

by: Haley Nelson

Date: Dec 21, 2023

Before Russia’s invasion of Ukraine, the Middle Corridor transit route seemed farfetched. ...

The Middle Corridor: The Beginning of the End for Russia’s Northern Corridor?

The Middle Corridor: The Beginning of the End for Russia’s Northern Corridor?

by: Meray Ozat, Haley Nelson

Date: Jun 30, 2023

The Middle Corridor is looking to make drastic improvements as Kazakhstan, Georgia, and Az...

Kazakhstan Sends Second Oil Shipment Across the Caspian Sea to Baku

Kazakhstan Sends Second Oil Shipment Across the Caspian Sea to Baku

by: Haley Nelson

Date: Mar 29, 2023

After receiving its first batch, Kazakhstan’s state-owned oil pipeline operator, KazTransO...

Kazakhstan Revives Abandoned Port and Ships Oil Through the Middle Corridor

Kazakhstan Revives Abandoned Port and Ships Oil Through the Middle Corridor

by: Haley Nelson

Date: Mar 23, 2023

On March 20, a minority shareholder in Kazakhstan’s Kashagan offshore oil field, Japan Inp...

U.S. Supports Trans-Caspian Trade and Transport Diversification

U.S. Supports Trans-Caspian Trade and Transport Diversification

by: Samantha Fanger, Efgan Nifti

Date: Mar 2, 2023

On February 28, the Biden Administration announced that it will add $20M in funding to exp...

Azerbaijan and Türkiye Nudge Turkmenistan Westward

Azerbaijan and Türkiye Nudge Turkmenistan Westward

by: Haley Nelson

Date: Dec 21, 2022

Having lost "its old comfort of selling Russian gas to Europe" after 2022, Turkmenistan ha...

Tracking Trans Continental Connections: China Inaugurates a New Transcontinental Freight Train Route Through the Caspian Region

Tracking Trans Continental Connections: China Inaugurates a New Transcontinental Freight Train Route Through the Caspian Region

by: Dante Schulz

Date: Apr 28, 2022

China inaugurated a new freight train route April 15 expanding its railroad connections wi...