Railways in the current year acquired 3 thousand grain
Within 7 months of this year Ukrzaliznytsia has purchased 3271 grain cars, thus increasing their number to 18430 units against 15159 units at the beginning of 2017, - said Vladimir. Chairman of the Board of the Corporation. Kravtsov.
According to him, is also actively increase the number of cars and owners of private rolling stock fleet, and the beginning of the year acquired 1056 grain cars, which is 26 of the hopper exceeds the purchase to 2017.
it is Worth noting that in 2018/19 Mr Ukrzaliznytsya plans to change the concept of transportation of grain cargoes.
So, will increase from 10 to 20 daily number of route shipments of grain that will cover 80% of the existing fleet, which will reduce the turnover of wagons in loaded and empty condition will prevent cargo owners to use the cars as storage capacity at the port stations and increase the total number of trips.
"the organization of the Shuttle bus service will optimize the market, believes There is. Kravtsov. – The customer waiting for the approach route will be in advance to consolidate the cargo in certain areas, in order to avoid double and sometimes triple plans for transportation. This will ensure transparent transportation planning for customers and will allow Ukrzaliznytsia to improve the quality of services."