Agreement between Great Britain and China: 17 On June, Chinese Prime Minister Li Keqiang visited the UK, signing a bilateral agreement for co-operation between the two countries in the railway industry.
For this purpose, Transport Secretary Patrick McLoughlin on behalf of the United Kingdom and the National Development and Reform Committee (NDRC) head Xu Shaoshi on behalf of China signed a Memorandum of Understanding.
According to the Transport Office, this will lead to closer cooperation in this area, including those listed below.
• Newly constructed and modernized infrastructure projects;
• Supply of products and services to third markets
• Collaboration in research and development
• Station design
• Equipment supply
• Safety and evaluation
• Energy saving and environmental protection
Under the treaty, contracts within the United Kingdom will use ”the United Kingdom's own product chain and build upon it. Kullan The UK also expects the UK market to be given more importance to the UK's own companies.