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29/07/2013 11:07

Netherlands-Germany Rail Project Approved

The German government has signed a financial deal for the construction of a third rail line between Emmerich and Oberhausen in the nation’s North Rhine-Westphalia state.  

22/07/2013 11:00

Zhengzhou starts rail service to Hamburg

Responding to rising trade volumes, Zhengzhou, a business and logistics centre in Central China, has started rail freight service to Hamburg, Germany.

21/06/2013 11:02

Indian Railway Freight Traffic Rose Nearly 5 Percent in May

Indian Railways carried 171.91 million metric tons of revenue-earning freight traffic in April and May, the first two months of fiscal year 2013-14, increasing 4.6 percent or 7.53 million metric tons from 164.38 million metric tons moved during the same period last year.

12/06/2013 11:05

China Railway Corp. Launches Express Cargo Service

The China Railway Corp., a spinoff of China’s former Ministry of Railways, has launched a new express cargo service to allow it to better compete in the logistics market, Global Times reports.

25/05/2013 09:49

Nanning-Guangzhou Railway Guangxi section opens for traffic in 2013

NANNING-Guangzhou railway's Guangxi section has completed track laying and is expected to be open for traffic in November this year, Xinhua reports.

04/05/2013 09:48

Virginia, Ningbo Ports Sign Cooperation Agreement

The Virginia Port Authority and China’s Ningbo Municipal Port Administration signed a memorandum of understanding this week to promote the all-water route between the two ports.

02/05/2013 09:44

Suez Canal Tolls Increase

Toll increases for ships transiting the Suez Canal took effect on May 1, 2013.

26/03/2013 10:51

MacAndrews to Establish Reefer Train Service in Spain

In April, MacAndrews will set up a refrigerated train service linking Murcia with Balboa in Spain, in order to reinforce its current European 45-foot container reefer multimodal service.

10/01/2013 11:55

Israeli Cabinet Approves Construction of a Tel Aviv-Eilat Railway Line

 The Israeli Cabinet approved the construction of a railway line from Tel Aviv to Eilat.  The 350-kilometer line will be for passengers and freight and is due to shorten travel time to a mere two hours. 

03/12/2012 10:38

Third China Europe box rail line opens, this one from Suzhou to Poland

A NEW rail line for container cargo linking Suzhou via Inner Mongolia's border checkpoint Manzhouli will run to Poland has officially started operation, Xinhua reports. 

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