Global EditionASIA 中文双语Français
Home / China / Society

China's railway reports steady H1 cargo growth

Xinhua | Updated: 2019-07-19 19:54

BEIJING -- China's railway cargo reported steady growth in the first half of this year, well on track to meet its annual target.

The country's railway cargo volume totaled 1.636 billion tonnes in H1, up 5.62 percent over a year ago, data from the China State Railway Group Co., Ltd. showed.

The figure represents about 48.57 percent of the railway giant's annual railway cargo target.

Railway cargo volume totaled 283 million tonnes in June, up 8.7 percent year on year. Daily loaded cargo trains registered the highest monthly level last month.

The company aimed to lift railway cargo volume by 30 percent from 2017 levels to reach about 4.796 billion tonnes in 2020.

Copyright 1995 - . All rights reserved. The content (including but not limited to text, photo, multimedia information, etc) published in this site belongs to China Daily Information Co (CDIC). Without written authorization from CDIC, such content shall not be republished or used in any form. Note: Browsers with 1024*768 or higher resolution are suggested for this site.
License for publishing multimedia online 0108263

Registration Number: 130349