These are the first containers to be delivered from China along this route.
A Ukrainian DPKr-3 diesel train manufactured by the Kryukov Railcar Building Works will be operated on the route.
Preliminary agreements have been reached with Austria and Hungary.
An autorack can transport 4-8 automobiles on a single trip, depending on the dimensions of the automobiles.
The plan for 2021 is to receive up to 7 direct container trains from China every month.
The first phase of the project will be implemented in Kyiv, Kharkiv, and Dnipro.
A high-speed rail project is expected to be implemented in Ukraine in three years.
Delivery of 10 new high-speed electric passenger trains to Ukraine could be financed by the Koreans.
The relevant memorandum has been signed.
The Kyiv-Kharkiv route was the most popular.
Transportation of containers by rail increased by almost 11% during the year.
According to an acting board member of Ukrzaliznytsia, the company is going against the most difficult period in the transport industry in a decade.
The fleet of such rolling stock has reduced in recent years.
According to the diplomat, it is possible to increase the transport volume between Lithuania and Ukraine by transporting Turkish goods to Europe.
Xi'an - Dobra - Dunajska Streda container trains will resume operation after a break caused by the Covid-19 pandemic.
Ukreximbank will finance the purchase of the rolling stock.
According to the minister of infrastructure, the plan is to use the combined electronic ticket for trains, buses, airplanes, and all modes of public transport in the future.
Transportation of freight on such trains will be discontinued on 18 September.
About 40 Ukrzaliznytsia paramilitary security guards will escort 10 of the company’s passenger trains during the first phase of the project.
This is the second direct container train from China to Ukraine.