Heads of State of China and Kazakhstan Opened Up a New Model for China-Kazakhstan Cross-Border Transportation
n June 8, accompanied by his Kazakh counterpart Nursultan Nazarbayev, Chinese President Xi Jinping who was on a state visit to Kazakhstan visited the China Pavilion at the International Specialized Exhibition Astana EXPO-2017 and attended a video link event for China-Kazakhstan cross-border transportation, according to Xinhua.
Xi Jinping and Nursultan Nazarbayev watched a short film on China-Kazakhstan cooperation on cross-border transportation. Later, they inspected via videolink the block train, reloading and marshalling operations at the China-Kazakhstan logistics terminal in Lianyungang and the dry port in the Khorgos-East Gate Special Economic Zone (SEZ), and listened to reports from senior officials and business executives of both countries. After the two heads of state jointly pushed the joystick, the video showed four trains at the two parallel sessions whistled and pulled out of the station. Then the two presidents delivered remarks.