Russian Railways introduced discounts on grain exports through the port stations of North-Caucasian Railways

Russian Railways introduced discounts on grain exports through the port stations of North-Caucasian Railways


A discount of 10.6 per cent on export transportation of grain cargoes in the direction of the port stations of North-Caucasian Railways to 600 kilometers in total volume of traffic is not less than 4.1 million tonnes to the end in the second half of 2015 first half of 2016.

MOSCOW, 20 Oct. RZD before the end of the first half of 2016 introduce within the tariff corridor a discount of 10.6 per cent on export transportation of grain cargoes in the direction of the port stations of the North Caucasus railway (SKZHD, branch of RZD) up to 600 kilometers and a volume of 4.1 million tons, follows from published in the newspaper “Gudok” of the company.

RZD in 2013, won the right in certain cases to adjust the level of the tariff for cargo transportation within the corridor — from minus 12.8% to plus 13.4 percent.

“…set in the second half of 2015 first half of 2016, the reduction factor in the amount of 0,894 to the current rates… of export shipments of grain cargoes in own (rented) the grain in the direction of the port stations of the North-Caucasian railway with the distance of transportation of up to 600 kilometers in total volume of traffic is not less than 4.1 million tons”, — stated in the decision of the Board of Russian Railways.

The decision was published in the newspaper on Tuesday. The minutes of the meeting of the Board of Russian Railways dated 7 October this year.

“Coefficient comes into effect the regulations, and expires on 30 June 2016”, — stated in the materials.