18. The China Bullet Train Network and Manufacturing

Download this episode (right click and save) China's impressive bullet train network is the largest in the world. It's development in recent years has taken the travel industry to new heights and spurred growth in China's economy and manufacturing and construction sector. InTouch Client Manager John Niggl walks you through the China's high-speed rail (HSR) network and its effect on development in the country. In this manufacturing podcast episode, you'll learn about:
  • The history and construction of China's HSR network and associated costs
  • The current network and plans for expansion in the future; and
  • Whether it's better for travelers and those visiting Chinese suppliers to fly or take the high-speed train
See how the high speed train could affect your future travel plans. You might just want to work a trip by rail into your busy itinerary the next time your visiting factories in the Middle Kingdom. And if you’d prefer to read the article that covers this topic instead, check out The China Bullet Train Network and Manufacturing.
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