Chengdu, Tilburg Establish Friendly, Cooperative Tie
author: GoChengdu 2019-11-05

Tilburg is located in the southern province of Noord-Brabant, the Netherlands. With a population of 217,000, it is the the country's sixth largest city, as well as the business and transportation center of its southern region. Its major industries include wool textile, machinery, electrical appliances and leather.



Chengdu has long cooperated with Tilburg in logistics service. In 2016, the direct cargo train service was launched between the two cities. And the Chengdu International Railway Port has opened a liaison office in Tilburg.


According to the MoU, the two cities will work more closely together to push ahead with the development of the Chengdu-Tilburg-Rotterdam express rail cargo service, and to strengthen their cooperation and exchanges in logistics, business and trade, education and culture.

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