Hyperloop to Carve New Silk Road Through Russia

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Hyperloop Technologies has plans to build a new Silk Road to transport cargo between China and Europe through Russia, CNBC reported.

“Our longer-term vision is to work with Russia to implement a new Silk Road, a cargo Hyperloop that transports freight containers from China to Europe in a day,” said Shervin Pishevar, Hyperloop One co-founder and Executive Chairman.

It was previously reported that Russian Railways team have collaborated with Hyperloop One on the plans. A source close to RR said that the group were weighing up the possibility of using Hyperloop in Russia.