Vietnam freight train, source: Wikipedia

Vietnam regains position on BRI with another line to China

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A new rail freight service between China and Vietnam was launched this week. On Tuesday, a train departed from the Chinese hub of Xi’an in the direction of Hanoi, realising the first Vietnam railway connection with Shaanxi province. Xi’an was not the first place of departure, the train orginated from Kazakhstan.

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Author: Majorie van Leijen

Majorie van Leijen is the editor-in-chief of, the online magazine for rail freight professionals.

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