The first train transporting freight from China arrived in London after 17 days.
It departed from Yiwu City in China’s Zhejiang Province on Tuesday, 3 January. It passed through Kazakhstan, Russia, Belarus, Poland, Germany, Belgium and France before entering the Channel Tunnel.
34 containers carried £4 million worth of clothes and other goods.
This is a time-saving and cost-effective way. Cheaper than flight and faster than boat.
The Chinese and British governments hope that this new method will increase business between the two countries.
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