There are important branches leading to Erdenet and Baganuur. Information board of the Beijing-Ulaanbaatar-Moscow train. Railway development came late to Mongolia. Construction of the Trans-Mongolian line began in 1947, reaching Ulan Bator from the north in 1950 and the Trans-Siberian Railway PDF border in 1955.
Författare: Anthony Haywood.
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4. Special feature: Life on the Rails
Russian Irkutsk State University of Railway Engineering opened its Ulaanbaatar branch in June 2009. In the aftermath of the 1990 Democratic revolution freight traffic was reduced by about half, but by 2005 had almost returned to previous levels. Passenger numbers had already reached the old levels again by 2001, with 4. For this reason through carriages between the two countries must have their bogies changed at the border. In October 2014, the Mongolian government announced its intention to build large-scale transport infrastructure projects to boost mineral shipments from Russia to China via the .