The delegation of People’s Republic of China has arrived to the Samara Region
From December 3 to December 7 delegation of the People’s Republic of China led by Zhu Jun – professor, the adviser of the China Beijing Railway Administration company (the Beijing management of the railroad) is in Samara. The company is the largest national railway operator of People’s Republic of China.
One of the main objectives of the visit is studying the possibility of the organization of a direct cargo railway route between the Samara Region and People’s Republic of China within the “One Belt – One Way” project.
On December 4 for the purpose of discussion of further prospects of cooperation within the specified project in management of the Kuibyshev railroad – Russian Railway branch – there took place the meeting with participation of representatives of the branch ministries and departments.
Moreover, the meeting with Alexander Kobenko, the acting vice governor – the Minister of Economic Development, Investments and Trade of the Samara Region was held. Within it issues of trade, economic and investment cooperation were discussed.
Guests visited the container platform of the railway station Bezymyanka where they got acquainted with technical condition and opportunities of the station.
In the next days the delegation plans to visit industrial parks of the Samara Region and to hold negotiations with regional producers of agricultural production concerning extension of the nomenclature of export, taking into account the increased demand of the Chinese retail chain stores for the food produced in the Samara Region and other regions of the Volga Federal District (flour, sunflower and soy oil, honey, grain flakes, corn, confectionery production, juice, etc.).