The presidents of the three countries signed a tripartite agreement for transportation cooperation in Tehran in 2004.
According to the agreement, a new route will be made available for transportation of commodities among Iran, Afghanistan and Uzbekistan and that the Central Asian countries could get access to the international waters.
A council will be established by the three countries to monitor transport of goods from Tashkent in Uzbekistan to Chabahar port in southern Iran and from Afghanistan to Chabahar.
The articles of association of the tripartite agreement was signed by the caretaker of Iran's Ministry of Roads and Transportation Ahmad Sadeq Bonab, Afghan Minister of Public Works Sohrab Safari and Uzbek Acting Minister of Transportation Feyzollah Yov.
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