The State Railway Administration (Ukrzaliznytsia) expects to transport 285.3 million tons of cargo in 2015 or 13.1% less that it transported in 2014.

According to a press release by the state railway monopoly, it expects to transit volumes are projected at 28.9 million tons or 1.2% less than the volume in 2014.

It also expects to transport 439.6 million passengers or 0.1% fewer than it transported in 2014.

The volume of capital investment is expected at UAH 2.435 billion, which is 70.3% less than the financial plan in 2014. Out of this amount, UAH 434.4 million is expected to come from Ukrzaliznytsia’s own amortization fund, which will focus on investments in electricity supply and modernization of traction rolling stock, and UAH 2 billion will come from credits.