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China-Europe (Wuhan) freight train starts cold-chain transportation

Source: hubei.gov.cn 10/14/2016 04:10:44

 The China-Europe train loaded with Belarus liquid milk arrived at Wujiashan Railway Center in Wuhan, October 12, 2016.

On October 12, the China-Europe train loaded with Belarus liquid milk arrived at Wujiashan Railway Center in Wuhan, capital city of central China’s Hubei Province. It was the first time for China - Europe (Wuhan) freight train to take cold-chain transportation.

The train set off on October 1 from Belarus, passing Russia and Kazakhstan, finally arrived at Wuhan. The whole journey covered 9,261 kilometers and took 11 days, cutting the original shortest time by nearly 50 days.

Xu Zhao, vice president of Wuhan Asia - Europe Logistic Co.,Ltd, the operator of China - Europe (Wuhan) freight train, unfolded that the cheese, ice cream, beef, lamb, seafood, medicines and other goods that needs to be transported in cold environment will be more frequently transported from Europe to Wuhan market in the future.

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(hubei.gov.cn by Ruan Xinqi)