Saturday, April 29, 2017

The First Direct London – China Train Completes 12,000 Kilometer Run

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First Direct London – China Train 
Completes 12,000 Kilometer Run
First Direct London – China Train   Completes 12,000 Kilometer Run
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The first freight train links between China and UK arrived in the Yiwu the eastern Chinese city at Saturday after covering 7500 miles (12,000 kilometers). It is the second-longest route in the world.

Train - named the East Wind, has 88 shipping containers for transport bulk of goods but as compared to the Cargo ships which have 10,000 to 20,000 containers.

The journey is the latest effort in China’s drive to strengthen trade links with Western Europe along a modern – day “Silk Road” route.

“One Belt, One Road” strategy is launched by the world’s top Trading Nation in 2013, and cascaded million into constructing wide infrastructure links.

The train was loaded with baby milk, whisky, machinery and pharmaceuticals things. It departed London on April 10 and goes through France, Belgium, Germany, Poland, Belarus, Russia and Kazakhstan and then arrived in Yiwu.

It took 20 day trip to reached China from UK. This journey should be 30 days faster than moving the goods by ship, but the driver run took two days more than the 18 days expected according to the provincial government.


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