Coal export through Khangi border port resumed

Economy | Mining
2020-03-31 16:56:51

Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/ Coal export through Khangi border checkpoint resumed from today, March 31. Even though the country halted its coal export temporarily in prevention of COVID-19 infection, Gashuunsukhait border checkpoint was re-opened on March 23 to restore the coal export.

By resuming operation of Khangi border checkpoint, now coal export is being made through four border crossings – Zamyn-Uud,  Khangi, Gashuunsukhait and Shiveekhuren.

According to a directive given by the Government, a working group led by Deputy Prime Minister U.Enkhtuvshin got acquainted with preparations of the border ports on the spot. The working group required the ports to decontaminate vehicles, to ensure so that the drivers, dispatchers and operators work in protective clothes and conduct shipment under the special rule.