GCTL8.com (FocusAsia Media Ltd)

BEIJING, Nov 8 (FAM) – China’s rail freight volume, an indicator of economic activity, rose for a third straight month in October, China Railway Corporation said on Monday.

Rail freight volume increased 8.4 percent year on year to reach 244 million tonnes last month, the highest level since February 2015. During the first ten months of the year, volume fell 4.8 percent year on year.