North South Transport Corridor – cheaper and faster Iranian hub

Azerbaijan Railways, Bandar Abbas, Qazvin, Rasht, Astara , North South Transport Corridor faster and cheaper, North South Transport Corridor, NTSC, freight, multimodal freight, intermodal, sea freight, rail freight, forwarding, container, TEU, FEU, Iranian Railways, RZD Russian Railways, RZD Logistics, railway construction,

North South Transport Corridor – cheaper and faster The North South Transport Corridor (NSTC) will be cheaper and faster – connecting India with the European Union and the Baltics and avoiding the Suez Canal. The NSTC took a major step as the investors Azerbaijan, Iran and Russia agreed competitive transit rates not to exceed $3000 per […]

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China’s Silk Road drive

China's Silk Road New marshall Plan, $140 billion investment, $100 billion, $40 billion, Maritime Silk Road, Caspian Sea, Carpathian Mountains, Ukraine, Azerbaijan, Kazakhstan Railways, Trans-Caspian International Transport Route, TITR, Russia, Russian Railways, RZD, China, Silk Road, Silk Road Fund, AIIB, Asian Industrial Investment Bank, Eurasian rail, Eurasian rail freight, Eurasian infrastructure investment, trans-Asian logistics, Eurasian logistics, northern east-west corridor, eastern route, trans Siberia railroad, Anaklia Development Consortium, ADC, Conti International, TBC Holding, Marshall Plan, Chinese Marshall Plan, Chinese Premier, Xi Jinping, One belt, One Road

China’s Silk Road drive – 21st Century “Marshall Plan” China’s “Silk Road” drive is attracting investment from new players, eager to benefit from the new business opportunities. In a mixture of business acumen and geopolitics, new developments are springing up proving greater choice and, if to be expected, reduced pricing, as competition kicks in and […]

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RZD Russian Railways loaded 105.2 million tonnes of freight

Russian Railways’ network loaded 105.2 mILLION tons of freight in August 2015, marginally down 0.6% from August 2014. Freight turnover in August 2015 increased by 1% compared to August 2015 and amounted to 193.6 billion tariff ton-kilometres. Freight turnover taking into account empty wagon runs increased by 0.6% to 247.3 billion ton-km. Loading in January-August […]

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