A container train delivered the first cargo from Shijiazhuang (Hebei, China) to Freight Village Vorsino multimodal transport and logistic center on December 5, 2019. This was the first delivery via Shijiazhuang – Vorsino route. Thus another service is introduced in Kaluga Region related to cargoes delivery from China to Russia.
The train transporting consumer goods and equipment traveled along 6,500 km route for 14 days. The new route is to promote trade within One Belt – One Road project.
One Belt – One Road international transportation project is being implemented in Kaluga Region to the benefit of Russia, China, South Korea and Eastern Europe. The project managed to reduce the time of cargoes delivery from China to Central Russia and Europe and back by three times. Cargo transportation via the new international logistic corridor is the fastest among available transportation options..