Mongolia's possibility to become Eurasian integrated logistics hub discussed
A seminar named “Logistics trends in Eurasian Continent and Role of the Mongolian Transport Sector” was organized.
A seminar named “Logistics trends in Eurasian Continent and Role of the Mongolian Transport Sector” was organized by the Ministry of Construction and Urban Planning in partnership with the Japanese International Cooperation Agency. Some presentations were made under the topics “Transport demand trends on the Eurasian Continent and role of the Mongolian transport sector” and “Changes in the road and transport sector and progress of current projects”. The speakers emphasized that policy-makers should understand global freight flows and instigate the development of an international logistics policy in present conditions of globalization of logistics market. Associate Professor at the University of Tokyo, Mr. Ryuichi Shibasaki advised the participants to pay attention to the integrated Euro-Asian transport network using models of traffic flow. He suggested analyzing effects of the Chinese policy on international rail transport. By doing so, regional countries will have possibilities to develop their logistics as reducing expanse of rail transport and increase frequency of transport and transit freight.