Pyongyang, April 10 (KCNA) — DPRK Premier Pak Pong Ju made a field survey of the Kim Jong Thae Electric Locomotive Complex.
He went round the electric locomotive assembling shop, sheet metal processing shop, processing shop No. 1 and other places to learn in detail about the manufacture of electric locomotives and repair of passenger trains.
The consultative meeting held on the spot underlined the duty and important role of the complex to play in accelerating the modernization of railways and settling the acute shortage of railway freight transportation.
It took measures for technically updating the complex on a long-term basis, ensuring cultural refinement of electric locomotives and passenger trains and supplying steel materials, electric power, etc. needed of the field of railway transport.
Earlier, the premier acquainted himself with the production and operation of various units in Nampho City, including the Nampho Welding Rod Factory, and took relevant measures.
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