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Lithuania begins exporting coal to Poland

Special containers to meet growing needs.

09 January, 19:34
(ANSA) - VILNIUS, 09 GEN - LTG Cargo, a company owned by Lithuanian Railways (Lietuvos geležinkeliai), has begun transporting coal to Poland under an agreement with authorities in Warsaw, Lithuanian Railways announced in a press release issued today.

The coal cargoes will be transported in special containers from the port of Klaipėda to the Lithuanian-Polish border. Then, they will continue their journey to Białystok through LTG Cargo Polska's service.

For the time being, about 5 thousand tons of coal per month will be transported through Lithuanian territory. LGT Cargo is considering using the intermodal terminal in Kaunas to increase the quantities of coal export. (ANSA).

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