China: plans for building 3 cross-border Silk Road railways under way

Friday 5 September 2014 00:45 CET | News

The Chinese government is negotiating with neighboring countries along the Silk Road for the construction of 3 interconnected railways, reports.

Moreover, the plans include the creation of additional cross-border regional logistics and trading platforms to promote the trade ties of the Silk Road, according to the China Daily news agency, cited by the source.

In recent news, Amazon has announced that it will launch a new store in the Shanghai Free Trade Zone (FTZ) due to less restrictive trade regulations in what concerns sales of products in China.

Check out our Cross-border Ecommerce Research section here for more info on specific ecommerce facts and figures, preferred payment methods, risk and fraud, as well as ecommerce legislation and regulation in China.

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Keywords: China, cross-border, Silk Road, railway, neighbouring countries, ecommerce, Development
Categories: Payments & Commerce
Countries: World
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