Kyrgyzstan

 
Kyrgyzstan sets sights on Xinjiang coal market. Photo: AP

Kyrgyzstan sets sights on Xinjiang coal market

Kyrgyzstan is aiming to become a major coking coal supplier to the Xinjiang Uygur autonomous region. But the goal will only be realised if a railway is built to link China to the landlocked and mountainous nation in Central Asia to allow low-cost transport of bulk commodities.