Mongolia's Railway Network Expands by Over 850 KilometersEconomy
Ulaanbaatar, November 30, 2023
/MONTSAME/. In line with the Mongolian Government's
"New Revival" and "Port Revival" policies, railway
construction has been accelerating in Mongolia, resulting in the expansion of
Mongolia's national railway network by over 850 kilometers this year.
As the network and scope of Mongolia's railway infrastructure
expand, along with the increase in railway infrastructure ownership, there is a
growing need to enhance the quality of cargo transportation and transport
logistics services and increase social and economic benefits. The Ministry of
Road and Transport Development of Mongolia, "Mongolian Railway" State-Owned
Joint Stock Company, and the "Railway Traffic Control Center in
Mongolia" State-Owned Enterprises held a discussion to identify and
address the demands and requirements, share information, and reach an agreement
on the volume of transit cargo.
At the Meeting, the parties discussed the cargo volume to be carried
in 2024 on the 1,800 km railway infrastructure of Ulaanbaatar Railway JVC, and
on railways in route of "Tavantolgoi-Zuunbayan,"
"Tavantolgoi-Gashuunsukhait," and "Zuunbayan-Hangi, Additionally,
matters concerning the coordination and transportation of freight, activities to
be carried out in freight transportation and transport logistics, difficulties
encountered, and future actions were also deliberated.
Ulaanbaatar Railway JVC, "Tavantolgoi Railway" LLC,
"Mongolian Trans Line" LLC, and “Mongolian trans logistics” LLC were
present at the Meeting.