The railway connection between Finland and China is set to become a regular service by the end of this year. After almost a year of operations, the service proved to be highly successful and meets sufficient demand, according to the Finland-based Nurminen Logistics. The plans were reported in Railway Gazette this week. According to the publication, the service will depart from...Read more
|Comment|author: Majorie van Leijen
Renfe freight train

Adif to build a new rail freight track in Osorno

The Spanish infrastructure manager Adif will construct a complementary rail track at the railway siding of Osorno, in the northern province of Palencia. It will handle 750-metre length trains in the railway service from Palencia...Read more
|Comment|author: Jose Gutierrez
Cereals

Tunisia to acquire 60 Chinese rail cars

Tunisian Railways has received sixty Chinese-made rail cars dedicated to transporting cereals. These wagons will be used to transport grain in two rail freight services; one connectingTunis with Bizerte (north) and another linking Tunis and...Read more
|Comment|author: Jose Gutierrez
A containertrain on the 'Nord-Süd-Strecke' in Germany

Germany still best performing country in trade logistics

The World Bank has released its aggregated Logistics Performance Index (LPI), an interactive benchmarking tool evaluating the logistics performance of 167 countries. Germany ranked the best performing country in the field of trade logistics. The aggrevated...Read more
|Comment|author: Majorie van Leijen