SILKRAILS.WORDPRESS.COM (GCTL8.com – FOCUSASIA MEDIA Ltd)

URUMQI, Jun1 (FAM) – The inland port of Alashankou in northwest China’s Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region saw a record number of cargo trains in 2016.

The number of outbound China-Europe and China-Asia cargo trains crossing the border port hit 1,200 in 2016, bringing the total cargo trains to 3,000 by May since the first one via Alashankou was launched in 2011.

 

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