MOSCOW, October 20. English service information about public transport TRAFI announced the launch in 4 Russian cities, including Moscow, St. Petersburg, Rostov-on-don and Chelyabinsk. This is stated in the message of the company.
The service offers users the best routes for public transport and can work without Internet connection.
“In Russia there are many big cities with a rather complicated public transport system. So we see here a huge potential, despite the fact that in the region we already have competitors,” explained the CEO of TRAFI Martinez, Guananico. Currently one of the competitors TRAFI in Russia is the service “Yandex.Transport”.
Investments in localization and promotion services in Russia will amount to $ 1 million, the report says.
Currently TRAFI operates in 7 countries, the most popular in Turkey, Brazil, the Baltics and the UK. The number of users worldwide is more than 1 million people. In 2015, TRAFI has received funding in the amount of 6.5 million dollars from the group’s funds, including the Fund Octopus Ventures and investment division of the European Bank for reconstruction and development.