Belozerov: RZD predicts growth of loading in 2016 is 1.6%


MOSCOW, December 16. JSC “Russian Railways” (RZD) predicts growth of loading in 2016 is 1.6%, said at a briefing the President of the company Oleg Belozerov.

“Planned that will increase loading by 1.6 per cent,” he said.

About reduction of loading by the end of 2015 will amount to less than 1%

JSC “Russian Railways” (RZD) expects the decrease of loading by the end of 2015 will amount to less than 1%, said Oleg Belozerov.

“By the end of the year will probably be better minus 1 per cent,” he said.

Earlier, Railways had predicted that the collection in 2015 may be reduced by 1%.

Russian Railways from January 1 to cancel the export allowance to the tariff for the transportation of steel products

Oleg Belozerov also said that Russian Railways from January 2016 cancels the export allowance to the tariff for the transportation of steel products.

“We held an initial in-depth analysis with metallurgists and in January will cancel export allowance and give an additional discount to ensure that within the transport chain to create additional opportunities for them to export,” he said.