First China-Britain freight train completes round trip

Laden with whisky and baby products, the first freight train linking China directly to the UK arrives in the eastern Chinese city of Yiwu after a 12,000-kilometre trip, becoming the world’s second-longest rail route

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13:19 April 30, 2017
A worker manoeuvres a crane that unloads containers that arrived from London on the 'First Sino-Euro Freight Train' at the goods station in Yiwu, Zhejiang province, China
Image by: Zarina Fernandes/ Gulf News
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