GLOBALink | Freight trains depart from China's Greater Bay Area to Lao capital

Source: Xinhua| 2021-12-04 16:30:25|Editor: huaxia

Two freight trains left Shenzhen and Guangzhou in south China's Guangdong Province respectively for Lao capital Vientiane on Friday.

They were the first China-Laos freight trains launched in the Guangdong-Hong Kong-Macao Greater Bay Area in south China.

Carrying 107 containers, the trains will travel on the newly opened China-Laos Railway.

With a length of 1,035 km, the China-Laos Railway connects Kunming in southwest China's Yunnan Province with Vientiane.

The railway was put into service on Friday.

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