54% increase in rail shipments in Eurasia
The Russia-based United Transport and Logistics Company - Eurasian Rail Alliance (UTLC ERA) shipped 62,622 teu by rail in Q1/2019, up more than 54% compared to Q1/2018.
The gross traffic volume on the Europe – China routes totalled 27,086 teu for the first three months of 2019, and 35,536 teu on China – Europe routes, an increase of 69% and 44% respectively, YTY.
In Q1/2018, UTLC ERA shipped 40.7 thousand teu, 33% more than in the same period of 2017. (ben)