Railways: collection in November, 2015 may still be on the same level as last year


TASHKENT, November 4. Loading on the network of JSC “Russian Railways” (RZD) by the end of November 2015 can remain at the same level as last year, told reporters the head of the transport service Centre (center of corporate transport services) Russian Railways Elena Kunaeva on the sidelines of the Council for rail transport of CIS countries.

“We want the November level of last year to work”, – she said.

In November 2014, the loading at the network of Russian Railways totaled 103.1 million tons.

She added that reducing the loading by the end of 2015 could reach 1%.

“Strive to one per cent (reduction – approx.)”, – she said, answering the question about the level of loading on RZD network by the end of 2015.

Previously Vice-President of Russian Railways Salman Babayev said RZD is expected to reduce loading by the end of 2015 at 1.5%.

By the end of 2014, the loading at the network of Russian Railways totaled 1 billion 227 million tons.