Facts about the Railroads of China

Facts are collected from the brochure " Brief Introduction of Chinese Railway " by China Railway Society and is based on the status 1994

General

Passenger traffic    1.08 billion person-times 

Working load 1605.6 billion tonne-kilometers

Track

Total track length   54.000 km 

Double-track 15.498 km

Mean of transportation

Locomotives          14.000
Freight cars 416.000

Passenger cars 31.000


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