Major Step in Construction of Railway along Yangtze River: Yangtze River Railway Group Co., Ltd. Established in Wuhan

 Published:2020-12-30  【字体:

  On the morning of December 20, the Yangtze River Railway Group Co., Ltd., jointly funded by CHINA RAILWAY and six provinces and municipalities along the Yangtze River, was established, which will devote itself to promoting the construction of HSR along the Yangtze River. It will undertake projects with a total length of over 2,000 km and an estimated investment of over RMB 400 billion.

  Following China's development strategy for the Yangtze River Economic Belt and the requirement of "promoting well-coordinated environmental conservation and avoiding excessive development", to build a comprehensive green transportation system along the Yangtze River and strengthen the backbone role of rail transport, CHINA RAILWAY, together with Shanghai, Jiangsu, Anhui, Hubei, Chongqing and Sichuan, initiated the establishment of Yangtze River Railway Group Co., Ltd.