This record revenue was due to an increase in the export price of grain.
The United States will continue supporting Ukraine although it realizes that this will increase competition for its agricultural producers
It is increasingly difficult for farmers and co-operatives to find a carrier when necessary.
Ukrzaliznytsia plans to change the concept for transportation of grain cargoes
The study contains a comprehensive research of cargo flows, grain hoppers fleet and its forecast up to 2025.
Ukraine exported 39.4 million tons of grain during the 2017/2018 marketing year
328 railway stations handled about 6% of the total grain cargo.
The company owns an 82-hectare site at the Yuzhny seaport, which it plans to develop.
The total loading capacity of the new terminal at final stage will be 9 million tons per year.
The terminal can process 256 wagons of grain per day.
A warehouse for 6,000 tons of grain will be built during the first phase of the project
The design minimum shipment capacity of the terminal is 4,000 tons per day.
The Ministry of Infrastructure is currently looking for a potential investor.
The third phase the project will cost USD 30 million.
All freight cars would be distributed among customers automatically from October 2017.
308,700 grain cars have been loaded since the beginning of 2017.
Ukraine exported 43.8 million tons of grain in the 2016/2017 marketing year
Nibulon currently transports goods on rivers Dnipro and Southern Bug
Nibulon will be able to transport up to 4 million tons per year
The total project costs are estimated at about USD 150 million.