China plans to participate in a project for the construction of Chelyabinsk – Yekaterinburg high-speed railway.
A corresponding agreement was signed by Ural Highway and the Chinese company China Railway Group Limited in Harbin.
At the international exhibition in China, the Russian southern region of Urals acts as the main partner on the part of Russia. The document was signed on June 15, at the forum titled South Harbin – Chelyabinsk Region, within the framework of a visit of the region’s Governor Boris Dubrovsky in Harbin to attend 2017 EXPO.
The discussion and subsequent signing of documents was a continuation of the work conducted at the St. Petersburg International Economic Forum, where a strategic agreement between the government of the Chelyabinsk, Sverdlovsk regions and JSC Russian Railways has been signed.