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  • Direct Import and Export Trade Volume Exceeded USD 3.5 billion

  • Source:Yiwu · China Commodity Index Author:Yiwu · China Commodity Index 2018-12-24
  •     On November 24th, a "Sino-Euro" Regular Train loaded with Yiwu small commodities slowly entered the Madrid Station. Unlike in the past, patterns of Chinese Forbidden City, tea garden and Spanish cuisine were painting on the containers, to celebrate the 4th anniversary of the "Sino-Euro" Regular Train.
        On November 27th, during state visit to the Kingdom of Spain, President Xi Jinping wrote a signed article entitled "Striding Forward a New Era, Creating New Glories Together" and published it in the ABC Spanish Daily Newspaper. In this article, Xi said that the "Sino-Euro" Regular Train which connecting Yiwu and Madrid provides more choices for the two countries to transport goods and become the early outcome of the Belt and Road Initiative.
        The "Sino-Euro" Regular Train has fixed number, routine and schedule, and runs along the Belt and Road between China and Europe. Yiwu is one of the departure station of the regular train.
        According to reports, since its launch in November 2014, the "Sino-Euro" Regular Train has opened nine routes to Madrid, London and Prague, along which five logistics distribution points and eight overseas warehouses have been set up, radiating 34 countries. Up to October 20, 2018, 532 roundtrips have been made, resulting in more than USD 350 million in import and export trade.