Business Volume of Designated Port for Imported Grains in Henan Exceeds 30 Thousand Tons in Jan-Nov
On November 24, a special sea-rail intermodal train exclusively for grain transportation, operated by Zhengzhou Liangyun Grain Port Development Co., Ltd., arrived at the designated port for imported grains in Henan with the unloading completion. Loading 102 containers (32.5982 million tons) of Canadian wheat, it departed from Vancouver in Canada to Zhengzhou East Railway Station via Dongjiakou Port in Qingdao for the supply of high-quality raw materials for Henan’s flour processing enterprises.
Business volume of designated port for imported grains in Henan exceeds 30 thousand tons in the first 11 months. [Photo provided to dahe.cn]
Back to November 21, 208 tons of Uruguayan soybeans were successfully shipped at the designated port for imported grains in Henan by the way of sea-rail intermodal transportation, which was the first time that the Uruguayan soybeans were imported following the arrival of the first batch of Uruguayan soybeans in Henan by means of sea-land intermodal transportation on October 20.
Up to now, multi varieties of grains from five continents and nine countries, including wheat, mung bean, soybean, sesame, flaxseed, flour, etc., have been imported through the designated port for imported grains in Henan by means of China-Europe freight train service and sea-rail intermodal transportation. From January to November, its import volume has exceeded 30 thousand tons, an increase of 834 percent year-on-year, with a total import volume of 338.7084 million tons. Also U.S. soybeans, Kazakh barley and Canadian barley are still on the way. In the future, food products such as soybean, flaxseed, sunflower seed, barley, corn, etc., will remain to be imported from Russia, Kazakhstan, Uruguay and other countries via the designated port.
记者获悉，截至目前，河南粮食口岸已通过郑欧国际班列、海铁联运等方式从五大洲、九个国家进口小麦、绿豆、大豆、芝麻、亚麻籽、面粉等多种品类，2020年1—11月份业务量突破3万吨，比去年增长834%，累计进口量达到33870.84吨。目前在途的还有美国大豆、哈萨克斯坦大麦、加拿大大麦。下一步还将从俄罗斯、哈萨克斯坦、乌拉圭等国家继续进口大豆、亚麻籽、葵花籽、大麦、玉米等多种粮食品类。（中文来源/大河网 记者/何心悦 翻译/赵汉青 审校/焦丹）