Belozerov: the company Russian Railways offered a more flexible tariff corridor

Belozerov: the company Russian Railways offered a more flexible tariff corridor


MOSCOW, 26 Nov. The company Russian Railways offered a more flexible tariff corridor, told journalists the head of Russian Railways Oleg Belozerov.

“We need a more flexible system of tariff setting. We discussed the maximum rate, respectively, we proposed and were supported in that we have made more flexible the corridor,” — said Belozerov journalists.

He noted that tariff setting is quite rigid.

“At a time when some destinations, for example, our metallurgists or other participants in the process, the world market dictates prices, there is a decrease. We are, after negotiations, have agreed that the transport component of produce, from our point of view, should not increase. We are interested in the volume of traffic and the volume of products sold remained. Accordingly, we plan these fluctuations to produce together together with the senders,” — said Belozerov.

He added that in this way will be saved cargo base Russian Railways, and the partners of the company will be able to sell a greater volume of their products. According to him, the effective rate will be about 7.5%.

“In some areas we understand that the international situation is conducive, and here also we with its partners agree to divide the additional opportunities, including with Russian Railways. Here the rate may be slightly higher, which we will refer to the components of our investment”, — said the head of the company, noting that this rate should not be above 9%.