Zhengzhou-Qingdao Sea-rail Intermodal Freight Train Successfully Launched
News from CRIntermodal Zhengzhou Terminal on October 12 -- On the evening of October 10, loaded with 66 TEUs, a sea-rail intermodal freight train named “Changrong” departed CRIntermodal Zhengzhou Terminal. 26 hours later, the train arrived at Qingdao port in Shandong Province where the products were reshipped to Europe.
Zhengzhou-Qingdao sea-rail intermodal freight train successfully launched. [Photo provided to dahe.cn]
The launch of the sea-rail intermodal freight train between Zhengzhou and Qingdao (“Changrong”) marks the successful establishment of the multimodal transport system taking Zhengzhou as the center to radiate to Henan’s surrounding areas by Shandong Port Group Co., Ltd.
To ensure the normal operation of the Zhengzhou-Qingdao sea-rail intermodal freight train, the enterprises of railway, port and ship give full play to their respective strengths and build a complete logistics channel with their joint efforts.
According to Du Kun from Henan Branch of Shandong Port Group Co., Ltd., they attach great importance to Henan’s advantages in railway transportation, so deep cooperation between China Railway Zhengzhou Group Co., Ltd., Evergreen Marine Corp., Zhengzhou Branch of China Railway Container Transport Co., Ltd., and the enterprises in Henan has been carried out to better provide first-class services for Henan’s import and export enterprises, together with Zhengzhou Municipal Government and Zhengzhou Customs.
According to statistics, from January to September, 196 sea-rail intermodal freight trains have been operated with a total of 13,328 TEUs, up 10 percent year-on-year, of which 118 were made by Qingdao port with a total of 8,118 TEUs, accounting for 60 percent of the total.
据统计，今年1月至9月，郑州至青岛港、连云港、天津港、宁波港等铁海联运开行196列13328标箱，同比增加10%；其中青岛港班列开行118列8118标箱，占比60%。（中文来源/大河网 记者/祝传鹏 翻译/赵汉青 审校/张玉红）