The number of Sino-European freight trains set a new record at 43 this May, up 1.033 percent compared to the same month last year, according to the China State Railway Group management yesterday's statement yesterday. The volume of goods transported with 1.033 flights has also increased by 48 percent compared to the previous year.
On the other hand, the number of trains departing from China increased by 47 percent compared to last year and reached 556 last month, while the number of rotating trains climbed by 39 percent and reached 447. Railway transportation services between China and Europe created an important logistics channel in this period in terms of ensuring the fluidity of shopping. Because airway, seaway and road transport are seriously affected by the new corona virus epidemic.
Railway transport has also played a vital role in the European fight against pandemics, as China has shipped high amounts of medical supplies, such as face masks and goggles, to Europe. As a matter of fact, in May, 9.381 million products weighing 1.2 tons were sent to European countries such as Poland, Italy, Spain and France by rail.
Chinese International Radio