Ukraine counts on rail to increase export capacity to EU

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Ukrainian Railways wants to double the capacity of border crossing with EU countries, in order to maintain its export capacity. Russia is blocking the main seaports of Ukraine, limiting its possibilities to export mainly agricultural goods to Europe. Rail freight could play an important role in continuing this export, the Ukrainian railway undertaking believes.

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Author: Majorie van Leijen

Majorie van Leijen is the editor-in-chief of, the online magazine for rail freight professionals.

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