According to the press service of NC Kazakhstan Temir Zholy JSC (Kazakhstan Railways), a regular transit shuttle train with e-commerce goods will run on the Urumqi (China) route through the Alashankou-Dostyk border crossing in the direction of Russia, as well as Uzbekistan and Tajikistan. The consignment is organised by KTZ Express in partnership with Atasu Logistics LLP.
The transit time to the destination station will be 7-10 days. Periodicity of regular service will be weekly. In future, with further increase in traffic volume, the frequency of shuttle service will be increased.