Beijing, June 13, 2023. Xi’an is not only the starting point of the ancient Silk Road on the east end, but also an important gateway for international trade. Meanwhile, Central Asia, as the pioneer of the Belt and Road Initiative, serves as a benchmark for interconnected international trade. Central Asia Railway expands Xi’an’s external communication and trade by creating new opportunities.
On May 30th, 50 TEU with ZTE telecommunications equipment left Xi’an International Port onboard the Chang’an Express for Tashkent, the largest city in Central Asia
M&M China serves as the logistics service provider for this ZTE Central Asia specialized freight train.
The advantages of the Chang’an Express
The Chang’an Express, a new China-Europe connection. The train goes via the Khorgos Dry Port in Xinjiang and covers the total distance of 4,667 kilometers to Tashkent in ten days. This marks the first time that Xi’an International Port has collaborated with ZTE Corporation to launch a full train of goods to Central Asia.
“The reason we chose the China-Europe Chang’an Express is because it offers multiple routes, excellent services, and stable timeliness, which provide strong guarantees for the timely delivery of our clients’ goods. In the future, we will continue to strengthen our cooperation with Xi’an International Port Free Trade Zone and contribute to the construction of the Belt and Road Initiative,” said Elyar Sherkati, the Managing Director of M&M China, during an interview.