JSC Russian Railways Logistics announced its intention to send the first rolling stock with containers that will maintain the temperature regime of the transported cargo to China, according to their assumption, this will happen before the end of 2019, the information was confirmed by the company's general director Vyacheslav Valentik during the 2nd China International Import Expo.
We are planning to carry out the first trial transportation of perishable goods from Russia to the Far Eastern countries in refrigerated containers before the end of this year. This will be the initial "cold supply" to China, we have high hopes that this project will play a large role as producers of two powers.
Food and more
According to information from Vyacheslav, in addition to food, industrial goods will also be transported from Russia to China in a new train, the storage and transportation of which implies the observance of a certain temperature regime.
The CEO added,
It’s not so important that the cargo relates specifically to food. Perhaps we will take this train with industrial raw materials, for storage and transportation of which a certain temperature regime is required.