Rail transportation

Rail freight is the most reliable and cost-effective way to transport goods, thanks to the ability to send large-sized goods of various types over long distances, flexible tariff setting and independence from weather conditions.

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Article
06.02.2022
Simple Calculation
The ERAI Rail Transit Index has become a decision guideline for foreign exporters and carriers
Article
05.17.2022
How China’s Belt and Road Initiative is faring

Since the inauguration of China’s Belt and Road Initiative in 2013, its bold vision has become China’s most important global economic and foreign policy instrument.

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05.05.2022
What is the China-Europe Railway Express, and how much pressure is it under from the Ukraine crisis?

The China-Europe Railway Express, or China Railway Express (CRE), is key logistical cog in President Xi Jinping’s Belt and Road Initiative. It provides an alternative to container shipping for transporting Chinese manufactured goods to Europe via Russia.