Transit traffic
In international shipments, freight can be transported through several countries before being delivered to its final destination. This process is called international transit. The key factors of increasing the competitiveness of a transit country are providing an accessible transport and logistics services, simplifying customs procedures and formalities due to automation and digitalization.
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27 publications
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Article
10.04.2021
Analyzing the Railway Network of the Belt and Road Initiative

The paper focuses on the railroad network across Eurasia that consists of six major corridors. The results obtained from this study establish the need to increase the processing capacity at border control points to maximize the utilizability.

Report
09.16.2021
Report
09.16.2021
Trade between Germany and China in 2020: the structure of German exports and prospects for modal shift to rail
In 2020, China became the main trading partner of Germany and the EU. The German economy is the strongest in Europe, and China is the driver of global economic growth. Therefore, the ties between Germany and China are of particular importance for the development of the Eurasian railway route.
Report
09.30.2021
Report
09.30.2021
Rail Container Transportation in Eurasia in the First Half of 2021
In the first half of 2021, 336,598 Twenty-Foot Equivalent Units (TEUs) were transported along the Eurasian railway transit route in the China—Europe—China direction, which is 50% more than in the first half of 2020.
Report
09.02.2021
Report
09.02.2021
IATA Cargo Chartbook

Upward trend in air cargo traffic as inventory restocking cycle starts.

International Air Transport Association (IATA)