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30 May 2020 The on-line newspaper devoted to the world of transports 20:49 GMT+2

November 28, 2018

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To beginning 2019 a regular service of road haulage from China to Europe will be inaugurated

Success of the organized travel of test from IRU in collaboration with CEVA Logistics, Jet and Alblas

Past monday has been concluded the experimental travel of a TIR from China to organized Europe from the International Road Transportation Union (IRU) in collaboration with the logistic group CEVA Logistics, the Chinese Jet International Transportation and the Dutch Alblas International Logistics. The truck has left from Khorgos, Chinese center on the border with the Kazakistan that is one of the hub of the New Euroasian Land Bridge, reaching saturday in Poland, after to have covered 7,000 kilometers in 11 days, in order then to reach two days after the final destination.

"This first street travel of a TIR from China to Europe - it has emphasized the general secretary of the IRU, Umberto de Pretto - represents a winning solution for the enterprises, the commercial exchanges and the governments. This demonstrates that the system is sure and absolutely competitive in terms of costs and of times respect to other modalities of transport on analogous drafts. This - it has added - will increase the commercial exchanges between China and Europe, what that will help China and the nations long the New Via of the Silk benefitting of the economic opportunities and development generated by international the street transport. It is also a sign in confronts of the European haulers, that they will be able to pick the opportunity to benefit of travels of round-trip".

"We - he has evidenced Torben Bengtsson, vice-president for the Greater China of CEVA Logistics - preview a great future for the street transport from China to Europe: the experimentation demonstrates that it can be saved until 50% of the transport costs door-to-door regarding the aerial transport and at least ten days of times of delivery regarding the rail shipment. The market - it has added - demands this new one producing and has many customers who are attending the start of a regular service. Over the coming weeks we will prepare the start of regular activities in order to activate them of 2019 at the beginning. Being the only society of European transports in endowed China of licence of international transportation - it has specified Bengtsson - we are able to realize the entire transport door-to-door with our means of transport and our drivers. We are satisfied of the result of the test travel and consider that there is space for ulterior improvements to the aim to reach the ideal time of transport from China to the Europe that is of ten days".

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