China starts its first freight train service to London

- Tanya Malik   04-01-2017


According to a latest news report, China has started its first freight train service to London from Yiwu, Zhejiang.

Britain is preparing to leave the European Union and Prime Minister Theresa May is looking forward to bringing billions of dollars in Chinese investment. Also, former Prime Minister, David Cameron is proposing to make London an international centre offshore yuan.

This freight train will take 18 days to cover around 7,500 miles (12,000 km) from Yiwu to London. The train will pass through Kazakhstan, Russia, Belarus, Poland, Germany, Belgium and France to finally reach London.