On April 23, the State Railway Administration issued a notice on adjusting the comprehensive labor cost unit price during the preparation period of railway projects, gtkf  No. 15. Compared with the unit price in the base period, the adjusted comprehensive labor cost increased by 15.2% - 35.4%, which will be implemented from May 1, 2021.
The notice also pointed out (key points ~): at present, the National Railway Administration has established a project to study the dynamic adjustment mechanism of comprehensive labor cost standards in response to market changes in time, so as to achieve high quality, promote the revision of railway engineering cost standards and build a high-standard railway market system.
At the same time, the notice does not explain the scope of application of "labor cost adjustment". It is certain that if the preliminary design has not been approved, the new labor cost standard will be implemented; It is not clear whether the approved projects (including those that have not yet started or are under construction) are corresponding to policy adjustments, and it can wait for the document issued by China Railway Group or other official interpretation. However, it may not take long. China Railway Economic Planning and Research Institute will hold a railway cost training in Hengyang, Hunan Province in the near future (the training notice is attached). One of the contents is "analysis of comprehensive labor cost unit price during the preparation period of railway engineering cost standards". At that time, it is possible to interpret the relevant contents