In the framework of expanding cooperation with partners from China RZD Logistics' representatives visited a solemn ceremony in Xi'an dedicated to the launch of special freight train delivering Geely autos to Russia.
The export train consisting of 55 containers with 165 autos departed from Xi'an International Trade & Logistics Park and will go through the territory of Kazakhstan to Belyi Rast Container Terminal in Moscow region. The expected time of transportation is 15 days.
The program of RZD Logistics representatives’ visit included meeting with a platform company Xi'an, which also participated in the ceremony. The parties discussed opportunities for new regular services connecting Russia and China.
“Export of autos from China to Russia is constantly increasing, which brings the need in additional logistics solutions with railway providing high speed of delivery. RZD Logistics has wide experience in autos delivery from China in container trains. Moreover, we are willing to offer our clients complex service, including customs documentation, organization of unloading and cargo check, as well as the following auto delivery to client’s door. We consider this area of our business to be one of the most promising for cooperation with Chinese partners”, – noted director of container logistics of RZD Logistics Alexander Sivertsev.