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Container transit between China and the EU through the Kaliningrad region is growing multiply

20 / 08 / 19

In January-July, the Kaliningrad Railway (a branch of Russian Railways) noted a 7.6% increase in the volume of container traffic in all types of communications compared to the same period last year - up to 68 thousand TEU, the branch’s press service said.

"At the same time, more than 3 thousand TEU containers were sent in transit, which is 293% more than the same period in 2018. This growth was mainly provided by freight traffic in the China-Europe direction," the press service said.

At the end of 2018, the volume of container traffic on the Kaliningrad Railway amounted to 150 thousand TEU, which is 24% higher than the level of 2017.

24 / 03 / 20Experts have raised the investment rating of the Kaliningrad region

Kaliningrad region took the tenth place in the top regions in terms of investment attractiveness. Economic indicators were analyzed by experts of the National Rating Agency (NRA).

25 / 02 / 20Optimization of cross-border turnover of container trains

The Polish side was invited to combine customs and border inspection points at the Mamonovo/Braniewo crossing to accelerate the transit of container trains.

17 / 01 / 20New shunting diesel locomotives arrived at the Kaliningrad railway

The locomotive fleet of the Kaliningrad Directorate of Traction was replenished with five new shunting diesel locomotives TEM18DM designed to operate on a standard gauge of 1435 mm.