Almost 1.33 million travelers cross China-Mongolia border port Erenhot in 11 months www.akipress.com
Erenhot, the largest land port on the China-Mongolia border, handled nearly 1.33 million inbound and outbound travelers in the first 11 months of this year, reaching a peak of over 8,870 people in a single day, Xinhua reports.
The land port handled some 169,000 vehicles, according to the port's entry-exit border inspection station.
Customs clearance services for passenger traffic at the Erenhot highway port, located on the border of north China's Inner Mongolia Autonomous Region, resumed on January 8. China-Mongolia international passenger train services resumed on August 30.
In recent years, bilateral trade between China and Mongolia has seen a steady rise in scale.
Bilateral trade totaled $12.2 billion in value in 2022, up 34% year on year. It soared 62.6% year on year in the first six months of 2023, maintaining a strong growth momentum, according to official data.