Topic: New Silk Road

Switzerland boosts rail links to China

As many factories in China have returned to normal operations after the recent COVID-19 outbreak, first signs of capacity shortages for both air and sea freight are starting to emerge. To address growing demand in...Read more
|Comment|author: Majorie van Leijen
Euroterminal Sławków

Sławków ready for new trains from China

With the help of the Broad Gauge Line, Poland has launched a new transit route from China to other parts of Europe. Sławków, the railway’s western terminal, has a convenient location and other attractive options,...Read more
|Comment|author: Mykola Zasiadko

UK-bound intermodal restarts from Xi’an

UK logistics operator and freight forwarder Davies Turner has restarted its fixed-day, weekly direct import service from China to the UK. The rail departure terminal is Xi’an. The original departure terminal for the service, Wuhan,...Read more
|Comment|author: Simon Walton

New Silk Road strength for smaller companies

Trade logistics between Europe and China are dominated by big corporate players, while smaller players find it more difficult to get onboard. The New Silk Road Network is a collaborative association that is making it...Read more
|Comment|author: Simon Walton
Xi'an - Sławków container train in Poland

From Xi’an to Sławków in 11 days a reality

The Polish Euroterminal Sławków is celebrating the arrival of the first 1,000-metre-long freight train that travelled the 9,477-kilometre distance from China in eleven days. A new world record. Last saturday it delivered 50 containers from...Read more
|Comment|author: Mykola Zasiadko

Four ways to speed up trains on the New Silk Road

The rail freight traffic between China and Europe is growing year by year. The logistics companies compete for every customer and every container. Therefore, they are constantly improving their service. What measures are they doing...Read more
|Comment|author: Mykola Zasiadko