First export container train with sawn timber has left Belarus for China on 5 November
06 Nov 2019
The first export container train with sawn timber was dispatched by the state enterprise Belintertrans – Transport-Logistics Center of Belarusian Railway and the Chinese company Chongqing Valosha Trading Ltd within the framework of the Belt and Road initiative.
The train consists of 46 large-capacity 40-foot containers carrying freight of the woodworking company OOO Stolindrev. The freight will be delivered from Goryn station, Brest Oblast to Tuanjiecun station in Chongqing, China in 12-14 days. By the way, it would take about 40 days to deliver the freight to China by sea.
The new route for container train service helps consolidate trade and economic cooperation between Belarus and China.
prepared by the Press Center of BCh