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Cargo-only transit through Sheremetyevo Airport increased by 3.5 times from May 1 to May 18 compared to the same period in April, when Moscow Cargo handled more than four thousand tonnes of medical cargo from international airlines. Moscow Cargo is Sheremetyevo’s cargo operator. Air transport has played a critical role...
Russian Railways has developed the quantum communications development roadmap and submitted the draft paper to the government for approval, the railway operator said on Thursday, TASS reported. The roadmap comprises development of nine priority technologies and fifteen products by 2024 along with over 35 key performance indicators, such as production...
Passenger transportation in rail transport is possible this fall - provided that the second wave of the pandemic does not come to Russia, Russia’s Deputy Minister of Transport Vladimir Tokarev told reporters on Saturday, TASS reported. "Now the decline in suburban area reaches - 71%, long-distance - 74% year-on-year. The...
Sheremetyevo International Airport handled more than 73 thousand tons of cargo and 11.5 thousand tons of mail in the first quarter of 2020, an increase of by 9.3% for goods and 6% for mail over the same period in 2019. The combined average growth for mail and cargo was...
Russia plans to more actively introduce Intelligent Transportation System (ITS) solutions in the national system of road traffic, including technologies which are based on renewables, a spokesman of the country’s transport minister Evgeny Ditrich has said, according to Vedomosti. As part of these plans, a project for the installation of...
Russia’s largest employer, state-run monopoly Russian Railways, is looking at moving staff to part-time schedules as the coronavirus outbreak reduces rail traffic, RBC reported citing sources. A letter sent by Russian Railways CEO Oleg Belozerov to members of the board outlined a way the company could limit job losses for...
The fifth largest steel pipe producer in the world in terms of volume, Russia’s ChelPipe, is growing steadily and is considering an initial public offering (IPO), the company’s chief financial officer (CFO) Valery Borisov told bneIntelliNews in an interview. “Our market share in Russia was 49% in 2019 in seamless...
Russian steel pipe producer Chelpipe is focusing on increasing exports and investing in high-value added projects amid a competitive domestic market, its chief executive officer said in an interview with Reuters. The company, controlled by businessman Andrei Komarov, has hired banks to organize a potential share offering n Moscow this year,...
The volume of rail freight transportation between Russia and Azerbaijan amounted to 6,240 tons in 2019, while in 2018 and 2017 this indicator was 4,744 tons and 4,774 tons, respectively, the chairman of Azerbaijan Railways has said, according to AzerNews. According to Javid Gurbanov, this type of transportation increased by 31.5 percent...
Sheremetyevo International Airport has summed up the results of cargo production activity for 2019. The total volume of cargo handled at the airport amounted to over 329,000 t, and mail, 49,500 t. The volume of freight traffic in 2019 grew by 6.9%, and the volume of mail handled grew...