THE FIRST TRANSIT CONTAINER TRAIN WHICH WAS DISPATCHED WITH THE USE OF DIGITAL TECHNOLOGIES OF THE "FREIGHT TRANSPORTATION" ETP TODAY CROSSED THE BORDER OF THE RUSSIAN FEDERATION. THE SENDING WAS ORGANIZED BY LLC "DIGITAL LOGISTICS" IN JOINT WITH LLC "RAIL CARGO LOGISTICS - RUS" and PJSC "TRANSCONTAINER".
In March 2020, the companies agreed to implement a joint transit container service project, which provides for the gradual integration of their digital technologies in order to simplify customer access to railway transport services and, as a result, increase its competitiveness.
As a result of close cooperation between the companies, a container train was dispatched using the ETP FT. The train, which includes 41 forty-foot containers of consumer goods, proceeded from Xi'an to the BUDAPEST BILK terminal in the Republic of Hungary. The route runs through the territories of the PRC, Kazakhstan, the Russian Federation and Ukraine. Rail Cargo Logistics-Rus LLC acted as the customer for the transportation in digital format, the rolling stock was provided by TransContainer PJSC.
The project participants expressed their interest in further increasing the traffic volume, diversifying directions and willingness to deeper integration of production processes.