27 May 2024

RZD Logistics arranged the first dispatch of a full-fledged container train from Volga region to China

The branch of RZD Logistics in Saratov organized the first dispatch of a container train to China in direct railway connection. The train goes from Orlovka station (Volgograd region, Privolzhskaya Railway) to Yuxi railway station (Yiwu city, Zhejiang province).

The train consists of 62 40-feet containers with packed technical carbon. The cargo goes along the scheduled route in transit through the territory of Kazakhstan. The estimated time of delivery is 10 days.

The project implementation gives the exporters of Volga region the opportunity to deliver cargo to China by means of seamless technology, which allows to reduce the time and cost of transportation.

«The service is getting more popular among the clients of Volgograd region and it is crucial for our branch to offer them optimal solution prior to competitors. The experts of RZD Logistics worked thoroughly on the evaluation of regional situation in order to create necessary conditions and achieve agreements with other participants of the transportation process resulting in reliable, functioning and high-quality service for the transportation of wide range of cargo to China on non-constraint routes. Today we are organizing the departure of the second train along this route. We are also planning to launch the service of cargo transportation from Privolzhskaya Railway to China via Mongolia”, – noted the head of RZD Logistics branch in Saratov Vera Vtorygina.