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Rail bridge brings relief to Ukraine

[ March 14, 2022   //   ]

German rail operator DB Cargo and forwarder DB Schenker have sent the first container train from Seddin to Krakow with 15 containers of aid for Ukraine.

The 350-tonne cargo includes sleeping bags, sleeping mats, diapers, canned food, drinking water, warm clothing and baby food and medical goods.

Donations are collected by truck in Germany, packed into containers and transported across the border to Ukraine by freight train on DB Cargo’s European rail network.

DB Group has set up a dedicated hotline for the rail bridge to Ukraine. from 8am to 8pm at: 030-720 220 640,

It has also opened collection points for individual donations at three Schenker branches in Germany.