The Sino-European train departing from Urumqi, the capital of China's Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region, set out to arrive at Mersin Port.
After Spring Day, the first trains will come to Turkey, nuts obtained from various regions of Xinjiang, next to the port of Mersin to deliver to Europe.
The train set off on Thursday from the Urumqi Sino-European Railway Express Center in Urumqi, the capital of northwest China's Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region.
“Before the Spring Festival, walnuts were sourced from south Xinjiang, but we delayed shipping because of the new coronavirus,” said Liu Gang, a local business manager. There is a huge demand and we are able to meet this demand, we will continue our flights. ”
Another local manager, Mao Leiming, said that after the emergence of the new coronavirus disease (COVID-19), railway officials contacted all local institutions and companies along the rail network and discussed with customs officials to maintain transport in a healthy manner.