A new China-Europe sea-rail freight train route was launched in Xi'an, capital of Northwest China's Shaanxi province on March 25, according to China Railway Xi'an Group Co.
A China-Europe Chang'an freight train arrived in Xi'an International Trade and Logistics (ITL) Park on March 15, loaded with 1,848 metric tons of flour from Kazakhstan, enough to supply 400,000 households in Xi'an, capital of China's Northwest Shaanxi province for half a month.
Loaded with clothing, electronic accessories, electrical appliances in 50 carriages, the X8025 China-Europe freight train departed from Xinzhu Railway Station in Xi'an, capital of northwestern China's Shaanxi province on March 11, bound for the city of Mannheim in Germany.
In order to support the construction of the Belt and Road Initiative, Xi'an customs recently rolled out a series of measures to streamline the development of the China-Europe freight train.
Three new projects destined for Xi'an International Trade and Logistics (ITL) Park were signed at a signing ceremony for key investments projects in Xi'an, which was held online at the Xi'an municipal bureau of investment cooperation on Feb 27.
A China-Europe Chang’an freight train departed from Xi'an Port in Xi'an International Trade and Logistics (ITL) Park on Feb 22, heading for the Russian capital Moscow via Manzhouli land port in northern China's Inner Mongolia autonomous region, according to ITL Park officials.
In a move to reduce the impact of the novel coronavirus pneumonia on the economy, on Feb 20 Xi'an customs launched 22 measures to expedite fast track customs clearances for epidemic prevention and control materials.
Aiju Grain and Oil Industry Group Co, a grain and oil group in Xi'an International Trade and Logistics (ITL) Park resumed production on Jan 28 -- in order to ensure the supply of grain and oils, staple foods and market supplies.