The Chinese Ministry of Foreign Affairs announced that for the first time in 17 months, rail shipments between the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (KDHC) and China took place.
China Ministry of Foreign Affairs SözcüCargo trains have resumed operation between China and DPRK, he said on Monday. This step means that Korea's railroad trade, which has been over for a year and a half due to the pandemic, has started again.
Sözcü Zhao Lijian said, “Due to the impact of the pandemic, rail traffic between China and North Korea has been suspended for a while. Now, freight trains carrying goods between Dandong and NRW are back in operation. This study will be carried out in accordance with pandemic prevention measures.” said.
Reuters reported that Chinese traders in Dandong loaded their goods on the train on Sunday.