Azerbaijan receives new traction from Kazakhstan
The first batch of ten new TE33A Evolution type diesel locomotives, made in Kazakhstan, have arrived in Baku (Azerbaijan). This type of locomotives hauled the first container train to Azerbaijan from China in 2015.
Azerbaijan Railways already operates ten new Kazakh locomotives on rail routes in Azerbaijan. Kazakhstan-made traction is successfully used by rail service providers in Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan, Ukraine and Turkmenistan. (ben)