First export cargo on BTK train to go to China


December 3, Fineko/abc.az. Tomorrow, the first export train will leave Istanbul for China, ABC.AZ reports with reference to transport company Turkish State Railways.

The train to carry 42 containers with refrigerators will run on the Marmaray and Baku-Tbilisi-Kars (BTK) railways. Then it will follow route Georgia-Azerbaijan-Caspian Sea-Kazakhstan and will pass 8,693 km to the Chinese city of Xian, after which it will arrive in China in 12 days.