Nearly 300 heavy trucks has accumulated at the border with China in Transbaikalia

© RIA Novosti / Eugene Epanchintseva car with a dog at the checkpoint between the cities Zabielska and Manchuria. Archival photo

inspection of the car with the dog at the checkpoint between the cities Zabielska and Manchuria. Archival photo
Almost 300 trucks piled up near the crossing point of transition of the state border in the TRANS due to the fact that the Chinese side in connection with the pandemic coronavirus, restricted entry, the press service of the regional government with reference to the Vice-Premier of the Cabinet of Mikhail Churkin.
At the end of April Churkin reported that on the border has accumulated almost 400 trucks. The Chinese side because of the coronavirus have restricted the operation of cargo directions MAPP «Zabaikalsk», the duration of this limit was unknown.
According to the press service, on may 12 in the queue at the border is 273 trucks.
«In Zabaikalsk is 273 commercial vehicle. Per day crossed the border 25 means of transport, for a week– 258», — Churkin quoted the press service.
According to the press service, China temporarily closed its borders and restricted pass cargo direction at a vehicle checkpoint. To cross the border with China can freight vehicles carrying priority cargo — humanitarian aid and vegetables. Freight transport, which is a long time in China, is obliged to return to Russia upon completion in the PRC.