2016-03-10
Russian media reported that China opened direct rail transport with the United K

January 1, 2017, China launched a direct railway transport to the UK, from Yiwu City of eastern China's Zhejiang Province to London. It will cost 18 days finish 12,000 km of the railway line length, the Russian Interfax news website quoted the Chinese media reports. The line will pass through Kazakhstan, Russia, Belarus, Poland, Germany, Belgium, France. The initial plan is one classes per week, operators for Yiwu Thames Industrial Investment Company, the company has opened direct rail transport from China to Spain. The first train transport clothing, bags, ball valve and other consumer goods.

It is reported that the mode of rail transport was established between inexpensive but slow sea transport (30 days to Rotterdam) and fast but expensive air transport. At present, China had already developed direct railway transport with 14 cities in Europe. London is 15th city .

Source: General Chamber of Commerce in Yekaterinburg; Sorted out by Hebei Ruidu Valve Manufacturing Co.,Ltd. www.ruid-valve.com