A Cross Border E-commerce Pilot Zone in Ganzhou started business on Saturday as the First Freight Train Departed from Ganzhou Port for Poland.

The launch of the cross-border e-commerce freight train, loaded with lamps, electronic products, daily necessities and other products, adds a new channel to the import and export business of foreign trade firms in Ganzhou City.

It is believed to benefit businesses in terms of lower logistics cost and to provide quality products with reasonable prices for consumers, according to the Provincial Department of Commerce.

Ganzhou Port, a hub for Railways, Roads and Shipping Transportation along the Yangtze River, has launched 19 freight train routes, connecting 26 Cities in 11 Countries along the Belt & Road Initiative participating Countries.