Russia, China and Mongolia plan to increase rail freight volumes
Railway workers of Russia, China and Mongolia met in Ulan Bator to discuss cooperation, reports gudok.ru
During the meeting, the parties noted the approach of the next record for the volume of traffic in JSC UBZD by the end of the year. If in 2018 the road transported 25.7 million tons of cargo (+ 13.2% by 2017), then over the past 9 months 20.5 million tons (+ 9.4%) have already been transported.
The railroad workers of the three countries exchanged information on the volumes of cargo transported, including transit in Mongolia in communication between Russia and China.
According to the head of the Ukrainian Railways, the Ulan Bator railway plays an important role in strengthening economic cooperation between Russia and Mongolia and for many years remains a reliable partner of the Russian Railways.
The East Siberian Railway as a branch of the company always supports constructive joint work. Enhancing trade relations between states, developing transport accessibility and increasing freight traffic are among the priority joint tasks.