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All good on the Altynkol front, says KTZ

Image: Kazakh government

The disturbance caused to Silk Road traffic a few days ago because of an alleged malfunction of three cranes in Altynkol seems to have been resolved. Industry sources say there is no specific update, and the cranes are under repair. However, Kazakhstan Temir Zholy (KTZ) claims Altynkol works around the clock without disruptions.

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Author: Nikos Papatolios

Nikos Papatolios is editor of, the online magazine for rail freight professionals.

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