A direct route of China Railway Express, linking Zhuzhou City in central China's Hunan Province with Altynkol in Kazakhstan, has been launched recently.
It is reported that the maiden trip was loaded with 1,300 metric tons of goods including machine spare parts, electronic products and daily necessities. It will travel 6,654 kilometers to arrive in Tashkent, capital city of Uzbekistan.
The new route will help Hunan-based export enterprises improve supply chains and enhance the logisticis efficiency.
It is noted that after the launch of the new route, the China Railway Express departing from Zhuzhou has covered the routes to cities in European countries, Russia and countries in Central Asia.