June 21 JSC Russian Railways Company and Kazakhstan, China and Germany signed an agreement establishing a joint logistics company for the carriage of goods between China and Europe.
"The recently signed a special agreement with the Chinese province, Kazakhstan and German companies regarding the establishment of a unified logistics company, which will carry cargo from China to Europe and vice versa," — said the head of Russian Railways Vladimir Yakunin at SPIEF.
The representative of the Russian Railways said the agency "Prime" that the logistic company entered the Chinese companies, "daughter" of Russian Railways — "Russian Railways Logistics", DB Schenker and JSC "Kaztransservice." The agency's interlocutor said that two Chinese companies received venture just over 50%, the remaining members — approximately 16%.
The representative of the Russian Railways said that the first carriage, which the company will begin to be container from Chongqing to Dulburg. The interviewee added that the joint venture will provide comprehensive services.