China's first cargo train to Uzbekistan begins: new cargo trains from China's East Shandong Province to Uzbekistan started Friday
As of yesterday, the first cargo train service from Shandong province to Uzbekistan started.
The cargo train will arrive in Uzbekistan through Kazakhstan on its seven-day trip along the 5,630 kilometer line. The first tariffs will be voiced once a week.
Zhao Qingping, Deputy Mayor of Binzhou said they expect freight trains to increase economic and cultural exchanges between Central Asia and Europe.