Zeebrugge – Heilongjiang in under 20 days
The port authority of Zeebrugge has signed an agreement with the Chinese company Changjiu Logistics for the launch of a China-Europe “Heilongjiang-Zeebrugge” rail route. Trains will run four to six times per week, or up to 300 services per year.
Each train will be loaded with 225 Volvo cars. The transit time is under 20 days. 24,000 new Volvo cars per annum will be transported to and distributed from the port of Zeebrugge.
In addition, the Belgian port has also launched an online tool that gives access to a complete package of direct and indirect intermodal connections. (ben)