About 100 thousand passengers passed through Mongolia-Xinjiang border www.montsame.mn
Ulaanbaatar /MONSTAME/ The 2018 plenary meeting of auto transport representatives of Mongolia and the Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region of China was organized by the National Auto Transportation Center in Ulaanbaatar.
Representatives led by Sh.Batsaikhan, deputy director of the National Auto Transportation Center of Mongolia, and Liu Peng, head of the Transportation Bureau of Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region, exchanged views on bilateral cooperation in transport.
The parties discussed the Intergovernmental Agreement on Road Transport between Mongolia and the People's Republic of China, implementation of its protocol, the 2017 meeting protocol, freight and passenger transport between the two countries and the use of permission letter.
As of November 1, 2018, a total of 52,496 vehicles crossed the Mongolia and Xinjiang border, with 93,236 passengers, traveled by 1120 passenger cars and 1,098,922.7 tonnes of freight passed by 50,166 heavy trucks.
In addition to transportation, border crossing and customs issues of the Bulgan-Takashiken border, the sides discussed the schedule for the passenger transportation service between Bulgan soum of Khovd aimag and Takashiken village of Xinjiang and signed a protocol.