Topic: Russian-railways

Image: Russian Railways

From east to west through Russia in seven days

The volume of containerised freight shipments along the Trans-Siberian railway through Russia increased by 77 per cent last year, reported Russian Railways. More than 262,000 containers were shipped on the route connecting China and Europe. Oleg...Read more
|Comment|author: Majorie van Leijen
Russian Railways train

Russian Railways to purchase 5 thousand locomotives

JSC Russian Railways (RZHD) will purchase 5 thousand locomotives until 2025. This strategic plan was announced by Oleg Valinskiy, deputy CEO of Russian Railways, at the International Transport and Logistics Forum PRO//Movement.1520 last week. This year...Read more
|Comment|author: Majorie van Leijen
Kaliningrad railway. Photo: Dave Collier

Next week in Kaliningrad: the Eurasian Transit Forum

On 5 and 6 September the Eurasian Transit Forum takes place in Kaliningrad, Russia. The capabilities of infrastructure, logistics services, multimodal solutions, technologies and regulatory support of transit rail transportation will be discussed, with a...Read more
|Comment|author: Majorie van Leijen
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Test run success for Russia-Vietnam intermodal service

A Russia-to-Vietnam rail partnership has successfully tested a pilot intermodal service, marking a new international transport corridor.  RZD Logistics, the freight arm of Russian Railways, and its Vietnamese partner Rataco, ran the service between Vorsino Freight...Read more
|Comment|author: Simon Weedy