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The Russian Ivolga to Be Promoted on the International Market

The Russian Ivolga to Be Promoted on the International Market

The high-tech comprehensive railway products which are being introduced in Russia, such as the electric train Ivolga, created for the Moscow Central Diameters, may be in demand in other countries as well. This will contribute to the resolution of national goals related to export diversification, as reported by Transmashholding’s press service. According to Kirill Lipa,…

A container from Europe to Japan transited through the RF for the first time

A container from Europe to Japan transited through the RF for the first time

Logistics company RZD Logistics successfully transported the first transit container from Europe to Japan through the Russian Federation, as stated on the multimodal transport operator’s website. This is the first return shipment after the shipments of Trans-Siberian LandBridge, which started in spring, from Japan and Korea to Europe through the Far East of Russia through…

Transmashholding expands its operations in Argentina

Transmashholding expands its operations in Argentina

All the major players in the Argentinian railway market are now customers of TMH-Argentina(a subsidiary of Transmashholding), according to a recent report by TASS, which cites the company’s president Tibo Desterak. According to him, this was achieved after three private railway cargo carriers had signed cooperation agreements with TMH-Argentina. In October, the company also got…

Saudi Arabia is interested in Russian railroad technologies

Saudi Arabia is interested in Russian railroad technologies

Following the negotiations between the CEO of Russian Railways Oleg Belozerov and the CEO of the Saudi Railway Company (SAR) Bashar AlMalik, the Russian Railways press center reported of favorable conditions for establishing close cooperation between Russia and Saudi Arabia in the area of railway transportation. In particular, the parties noted a great cooperation potential…

South Eastern Railway will develop export shipping in flexi trains

South Eastern Railway will develop export shipping in flexi trains

The South Eastern Railway press center reports that the South Eastern Railway has dispatched the first train of 126 containers with flexitanks to the Novorossiysk port. This way, two thousand tons of vegetable oil will be delivered to the port. The cargo then will be shipped to the People’s Republic of China. A flexitank is a removable flexible bag…

Cuba expands its fleet of Russian-made rolling stock

Cuba expands its fleet of Russian-made rolling stock

As part of the renewal of the Cuban railway fleet, Russian companies supplied 841 freight cars and 53 locomotives to a state-owned enterprise Ferrocarriles de Cuba, RIA Novosti has reported, citing the first deputy head of the Presidential Administration of the Russian Federation Sergey Prohodko’s announcement. In particular, RM Retail supplied railcars and Sinara Transport…

The export of oil by fast trains will be arranged in the Omsk region

The export of oil by fast trains will be arranged in the Omsk region

The development of a fast container train with rapeseed unrefined oil in innovative packaging is close to completion in the region, as follows from a message on the government portal of the Omsk region. The first train with product from the local oil extraction plant will consist of 88 containers with almost two thousand tons…

Russia is Ready to Implement Infrastructure Projects in Bolivia

Russia is Ready to Implement Infrastructure Projects in Bolivia

Russian companies may join various infrastructure projects in the Plurinational State of Bolivia. Russian President Vladimir Putin stated this after talks with his Bolivian counterpart Evo Morales. The statement of the Russian leader referred to the expansion of the international airport in the city of Santa Cruz, followed by deployment of a large logistics centre,…

The international market experiencing sustained demand for Russian railway tracks

The international market experiencing sustained demand for Russian railway tracks

Rail transportation remains key in global logistics. Even though the total length of classic railways is at a practical standstill, their use continues to grow, kommersant.ru reports. The publication notes that Russian manufactured railway tracks enjoy sustained demand in foreign markets. EVRAZ, the largest manufacturer of railway tracks outside of China, is expanding its sales…

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