Ivan Yuryk, the Chairman of the Board of Directors of Ukrainian Railways, in his press conference confirmed that the train crossed 4 countries in 15 days, covering 9,000 kilometers. “This is a historic moment and the first container train on the Chinese-Ukrainian railway. Taking into account the constant strengthening of economic and trade relations between our two countries, it is important to establish high-quality transport logistics. Rail container transportation is a really reliable, cheap and convenient way of transportation. The train consists of 31 assembly platforms with 41 40-foot containers. This train carries drill rods, medical equipment, gasoline cleaning equipment and consumer goods in Ukraine. ”
It has arrived at Kyiv-Lisky railway station on June 8th, 2020. In the past, 10 transit container trains between China and EU countries passed through Ukraine.