Port of Baku

News & Publications

Nobel Peace Prize winner Muhammad Yunus at Port of Baku

Nobel Peace Prize winner Muhammad Yunus at Port of Baku

Jul 1, 2016

Nobel Peace Prize winner Muhammad Yunus paid a visit to the Port of Baku.

Taleh Ziyadov, the Director-General of the Port of Baku informed the guest about the recent developments in establishment of Free Trade Zone in and around of the port territory.

Mr. Ziyadov stated that the establishment of the Free Trade Zone smilar to those in Dubai, Hong Kong and Singapore will contribute to the growth of country’s transportation potential and will have huge impact on development of non-oil sector in Azerbaijan.

He informed the visitors about the ongoing construction of the New Port of Baku Complex in Alat settlement.

At the end of the meeting the guest recieved a special gift by the Port administration.


Back to all news

Green port

Port of Baku is not only targeting economic interests. We believe that when the economy and ecology work hand-in-hand, much greater work efficiency can be achieved. Aiming to become the most environmentally friendly port in the region, the Port will operate in...


Here you will find the history of the port since 1564...