|Ruscon starts Moscow-Russian Far East 154-TEU block train service (14/5)|
|FedEx to raise freight rates (6/3)|
|DHL and Etihad Cargo increase connectivity through the Middle East (4/3)|
|Kazakhstan railway moves 61pc more Asia-Europe boxes in 2013 (12/2)|
|Xi'an-Kazakhstan Railway destinations increased (15/1)|
THE second run of the Xi'an-Kazakhstan Cargo Railway, which is called the 'Chang'an Line', set off with 15 TEU on December 28 2013. Compared to the first run of the service, the second one added Uzbekistan, Kyrgyzstan and Turkmenistan as destinations besides Kazakhstan
|New Uruguay-Paraguay road service reduces dry-season transit time by 75pc (11/1)|
CARGAS del Atlantico, the Uruguayan member of the Famous Pacific Shipping (FPS) Group freight forwarding and consolidation system, has launched a new transhipment service via Montevideo to neighbouring Paraguay, that drastically cuts transit times for Far East imports from up to four months, to just 40 days.
|Laos-Thai bridge completion fully opens Kunming-Bangkok expressway (26/12)|
|Hefei to launch new rail freight route to Germany via Kazakhstan (9/12)|
|DB Schenker increases links between Oslo and Norway's Arctic region (4/12)|
DB SCHENKER Norway is expanding its train solution in combination with trucks connecting Oslo faster to the north of the Arctic Circle by increasing its North Rail Express to fives times a week from February.
|Intra-Asia trade to drive demand for cross-border trucking in SE Asia (2/12)|
|Kenya launches mega rail project (30/11)|