2015, 28 SEP
"Сontainer rail transit on Asia-EU-Asia routes has a great potential" - Pavel Sokolov

United transport and logistics company as a part of Russian delegation participated in Shanghai Cooperation Organization Countries Commodity Fair 2015, which took place at Xian, China. 


15 countries, including SCO members and specially invited India, Iran, Belarus, Turkey, presented its new trade, investment, transport and industry projects. The UTLC demonstrated to asian partners its transport and logistics services such as container rail transit on Asia – EU – Asia routes, logistics outsourcing, LTC\LTL cargo delivery.

Pavel Sokolov, first vice-president of UTLC, made a report on role of Russia in the development of transport and logistics infrastructure in the Eurasia. According to him the container rail transit on Asia-EU-Asia routes has a great potential.

"Currently, the volume of international rail freight haulage between China and Europe does not exceed 100 000 TEU. The increase up to 400 000 TEU per year will make price conditions more favorable", noted Pavel Sokolov.