SEZ "Khorgos-Eastern Gateway" has become a bridge for the promotion of goods from Vietnam to Europe via the territory of Kazakhstan
Vietnamese railroad workers visited the infrastructure facilities of SEZ "Khorgos – Eastern Gateway" and the station Altynkol.
Vietnamese railroad workers got acquainted with the activities of the Dry port, logistics and industrial zones, the monitoring center, a system of privileges and preferences, the possibilities of transport and logistics hub, border crossing Altynkol-Khorgos.
Phan Quoc Anh, Deputy Director of “Vietnam Railways” praised the potential of the FEZ "Khorgos – Eastern Gateway", the Kazakh-Chinese railway border crossing and said "hub’s great prospects are the link between Southeast Asia and Europe".
The head of delegation said that "ASEAN countries can establish a land transit of goods to Europe through China and Kazakhstan via Khorgos". Vietnam officially signed a free trade Agreement with the EAEU countries”.
According to him, this year will be created the first cargo flow from Vietnam via Khorgos to Kazakhstan and other Central Asian countries and Europe.
"We plan to deliver grain and other local products using the continental route, without transshipment in the port of Lianyungang, directly to our capital, Hanoi. Might start this year, the first demonstration train, and then make it regular," said Phan Quoc Anh.
"We are very interested in the Vietnamese market. Priority is given to container trains" - the adviser of the President of JSC NC "KTZ"Amanzhol Ibragimov.