Kazakhstan will build a new railway line to increase the transit of goods.

Kazakhstan will begin construction of a new railway line from Dostyk near the Chinese border to Moyinta near the Caspian Sea, informs Railway Supply magazine citing KTZ.

The investment in construction will amount to EUR 1.69 billion. Kazakhstan states that the new line will increase the volume of transit traffic.

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The construction and electrification of the Dostyk-Moyinta line will be completed in 2025. Upon completion, the transit corridor’s capacity is expected to grow fivefold.

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