Heihe Port on the China-Russia border registered strong growth in fruit and vegetable exports to Russia in the first three quarters of this year, data from the port showed Monday [16 October 2017]. As of September, a total of 57,500 tonnes of fruits and vegetables were exported from China to Russia via the port, up 39.56 percent year on year…Full Article: Xinhua Oct 2017
- The leading fresh produce exports from China’s Heilongjiang Entry-Exit Inspection and Quarantine Bureau (i.e. Heihe Port) to Russia included potatoes, onions, turnips, apples, oranges, and grapes. Heihe Port is located ~100 meters from Blagoveshchensk, Amur Oblast.
- In October 2019, according to an official from the Heilongjiang Traffic Department, a CNY 2.47 billion (~US$355 million) highway bridge connecting China and Russia over the Heilongjiang River is supposed to open. In December 2016, construction began on the highway bridge to connect Heihe and Blagoveshchensk.
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