Smart, safe and smooth – This is Railgate Finland!
Regular, scheduled and fast container train connection
Powerful logistics ecosystem in Southeast Finland
Emerging RRT intermodal terminal operations and value-added services
Asia’s growing role as a supplier to the EU has been acknowledged for a long time. As the growth of international e-commerce shows no signs of waning down, rail transportation is becoming more and more attractive from the perspective of the international logistics players.'
The tracks, however, run the other way, too, as there is growing demand for e.g. high quality European goods and investment commodities in China and beyond.
The Northern route – running from Finland to Russia to Kazakhstan to China – is 2,000 kilometres shorter than its southern counterparts. As the gauge width is the same in Finland and in Russia, there is only one reloading needed along the way (on the Kazakhstan-China border).
4 Trends for the Future
Strengthening, Attractive and Competitive Rail Freight connection between Europe and Asia. Large hinterland and market areas in both ends (Northern Europe and East Asia) as well as along the route (Moscow economic region, Northern and Western Russia, Kazakhstan).