China-Europe trains in 2022: east-west imbalance and drops in volume

Image: David Gubler

It has become an indisputable fact that the freight volume of railway operations between China and Europe has plummeted in 2022, but how steep was the decline? A look at the recent data of UTLC ERA, the main operator on the New Silk Road via Kazakhstan, Belarus and Russia, gives a good impression. 

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Author: Chengfan Zhao

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