The main structural elements of modern transport and logistics systems are transport corridors. Now, the construction and development of transport corridors should meet the main global trends and challenges: stimulating the economic growth of the corridor countries, safety, reliability and environmental friendliness of transport.
The rapid spread of COVID-19 has led to uncertainty and loss of confidence unseen since 2008. The market volatility has also risen extremely fast to a level unseen over the last decade. Even against this unfavorable environment, there are sectors that have taken a disproportionate hit, including tourism, passenger transportation, airlines, hotels — practically everything that has a built-in key cross-border dimension.
The article considers the current state of the transport infrastructure of the Republic of Kazakhstan, its integration into the international network, and also notes the further development of the transport and logistics infrastructure as a catalyst for the economy.