The Aurum Group has signed contracts for production of 75 freight cars.
The public debate of the relevant draft document will formally end only on March 15.
The passenger cars will cost Ukrzaliznytsia UAH 1.5 billion.
Gondola cars were the most popular.
The company bought or manufactured 3,350 railcars.
14 lots are on auction.
The gondola cars were purchased under a five-year financial lease agreement with Privatbank.
The AMCU considers UZS tariffs on railcar rental as market-based and sees that the lack of private traction impedes competition in the market.
Freight rates will be indexed automatically if the company’s requirements are met from May 1.
Three full-fledged trains are subjected to theft every day.
Ukrzaliznytsia analyzed loading/unloading operations at 945 train stations
The universal flatcars are being converted at a railcar repair depot in Zdolbuniv.
ArcelorMittal Kryvyi Rih have already purchased 500 gondola cars this year.
Ukrzaliznytsia plans to change the concept for transportation of grain cargoes
Ukraine has sufficient manufacturing capacity to cover this shortage of rolling stock.
The study contains a comprehensive research of cargo flows, grain hoppers fleet and its forecast up to 2025.
The market study contains a forecast of UZ cargo flow till 2032.
The tender is divided into four lots.
The largest numbers of gondola cars were built by the Paniutynskyi railcar repair plant
Ukrzaliznytsia built 2,604 railcars at its own facilities in 2017.