Boom in Europe-China-Europe transit shipping

Russian Railways Logistics (RZDL) and its subsidiary Far East Land Bridge (Felb) have noted a 1.8% increase in container volumes in H1/2017. Overall box numbers reached 63,200 teu, 55,900 teu of which were Europe-China-Europe transit shipments.

RZDL processed 30.5 million t of cargo in H1/2017, 5% more than in H1/2016. The company’s logistics outsourcing and freight logistics sectors registered record shipment volumes of 8.3 million t in H1/2017, 2% more year-on-year. (ben)