China is increasing the volume of rail deliveries to Europe through Russia and other Asian countries due to a shortage of containers and an increase in the time and price of shipments by sea, writes the Financial Times, citing sources.
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In 2020, the number of shipments of goods by rail increased by 50%, the newspaper writes.
According to Nina Fang, a sales specialist at a simulator company, the price hike for shipping goods by sea has forced the search for an alternative, and some European customers have complained about the low efficiency of shipping.
Source site russian.rt.com