The 2021 Silk Road numbers are there: what do they tell us?

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The traffic volumes on the train between Europe and China continued to grow, also in the challenging year of 2021. Throughout the year, 1.46 million TEUs of cargo was shipped by train between Europe and China. The figure indicates a 29 per cent increase compared to the year 2020. These numbers were released by the China National Railway Group this week.

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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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