There are important developments in railways, one of the important tools of China's logistics infrastructure.
Transport rates are also increasing in China, which increases its high-speed train network every year. Because according to the latest figures; rail freight transport increased by 8,5 percent in July.
In a statement made by the China National Railway Company, it was reported that the amount of goods transported by rail in July increased by 8,5 percent compared to the same period last year, reaching 320 million tons. The daily average amount of loaded goods was recorded as 159 thousand wagons in May, 167 thousand in June and 168 thousand wagons in July, it was stated that the record was set for 3 consecutive months.
On the other hand, the length of China's high-speed train line reached 36 thousand kilometers. The National Railways Company announced that the Chinese railways network has a total of 36 km of lines, 141 km of which are high-speed train (YHT) lines, as of the end of July.
On the other hand, the country made a fixed investment of 3,6 billion yuan (approximately $ 67,1 billion) in railways in July, an increase of 9,67 percent compared to the same month of the previous year, according to the statement on the website of China Railway Corporation.
Investments in large and medium-sized railway projects reached 49,9 billion yuan in the past month; This amount means an increase of 11,3 percent compared to the same month of the last year. Looking at the total of the first seven months of the year, a new railway line of 1.310 km was put into service. 733 km of this is the YHT line.
Hibya News Agency