Guangshen Railway Company Limited provides passenger and freight transportation services on the Shenzhen-Guangzhou-Pingshi railway in the People’s Republic of China. The company’s freight services include the transportation of full load and single load cargo, containers, bulky and overweight cargo, dangerous cargo, fresh and live cargo, and oversized cargo. It also offers long distance passenger transportation services. In addition, the company engages in the sale of food, beverages, and merchandise on board the trains and in railway stations, as well as materials and supplies, maintenance, and repair of trains. Further, it provides travel agency, warehousing, hotel management, catering management and services, and advertising services; and railway network usage and services, including the locomotive traction, track usage, electric catenaries, vehicle coupling, and other services, as well as engages in the property management and supervision of construction projects. As of December 31, 2010, it operated 224 pairs of passenger trains, which include 110 pairs of inter-city express trains between Guangzhou and Shenzhen; 13 pairs of Hong Kong Through trains; and 101 pairs of long-distance passenger trains. Guangshen Railway Company Limited was founded in 1996 and is based in Shenzhen, the People’s Republic of China.