Russian Railways will reduce the cost of the provision of rolling stock in the suburbs

Russian Railways will reduce the cost of the provision of rolling stock in the suburbs


The Prime Minister instructed until December to prepare a refinement in the calculation methodology. We consider internal resources and reduce costs for the provision of rolling stock, said the head of Russian Railways.

MOSCOW, 26 Nov. The Railways are considering options for reducing the cost of provision of rolling stock in the suburb, told reporters the head of the company Oleg Belozerov.

“The Prime Minister today instructed until December to prepare a refinement in the calculation methodology. This assignment was also the FAS, the Railways and the settlements in the suburbs, it was emphasized. RZD we now consider variants of internal reserves and reduction of costs for the provision of rolling stock”, — said the head of Russian Railways.

Transportation in trains with 2011 carry out suburban passenger company (ACC), created the Railways together with the regions. However, the issue of damages on the part of subjects of the Russian Federation long remained unresolved. PPC in the beginning of the year due to uncovered losses went to mass cancellation of trains. After criticism of Russian President Vladimir Putin trains were restored, but the situation developed a number of measures.

In October Belozerov, speaking about the situation with suburban traffic, noted that to date the situation has changed dramatically compared to what it was at the beginning of the year. This was facilitated by the government’s decision to establish the zero rate of VAT on passenger transport, preferential rate of 0.01 to tariffs for services on provision of infrastructure and working closely with the regions.