The first export train laden with Belarusian goods embarked on a journey to China’s Nanchang from Orsha along the New Silk Road route, Belarus 1 TV channel informed on 12 February. The cargo will total almost 1,000 tonnes. The train comprises 41 containers which will be delivered directly to a warehouse in China.
“These are consumer goods, first of all, raw materials. There are plans to ship food in the future. Belarusian exporters show big interest in supplying refrigerators via Orsha,” said head of the department of the multimodal industrial and logistics complex Bremino Orsha Vladimir Kostenevich.