Kaluga Region Government in cooperation with OOO “Samsung Electronics Rus Kaluga” (Republic of Korea) and OAO “Russian Railways” embarked on New Silk Road project, providing for cargo container transportation between Europe and Asia. Railway route: Port of Dalyan, China – Zabaikalsk, Russia – Kaluga Region (Vorsino).
Development of Dalyan – Kaluga logistics corridor. 99 container trains with Samsung components arrived to Vorsino from Dalyan in 2016 – April 2018. It takes 14 days for a train to reach Vorsino from Dalyan.
Vorsino – Shilong new export route opened. In September 2017 a new route between Vorsino, Kaluga Region, and Chengdu, China, was opened to support non-resource export operations. Cargoes may be transported by refrigerated containers.
Further expansion of logistics routes between Asia and Europe is under way.