According to the USPA, two-thirds of these 1.2 million tons of cargo is food that is being awaited all over the world.
The volume of cargo transportation increased by 9.2%.
A new agreement between the two countries also allows an increase in the throughput capacity of the existing checkpoints.
Ukrzaliznytsia said that the company would earn UAH 11 billion by the end of the year due to the indexation of freight rates.
This time, the rates will be increased by 70% for all the 20 types of freight.
The company intends to double the transport volume in the summer.
The company's staff will work remotely.
It needs additional rolling stock - wagons and locomotives - and the construction of certain branches needs to be completed to enable it to handle larger volumes of cargo.
Ukrainian seaports handled almost 22 million tons of ore and grain cargoes.
The volume of transshipment of export cargo at the seaport was more than 19 million tons during this period.
These are the first containers to be delivered from China along this route.
Fifty wagons can be loaded simultaneously at the terminal.
Building materials, grain, and metal products were mainly transported on the river.
Ukrzaliznytsia’s director of commercial operations and logistics announced his resignation at a press conference.
Transshipment of export cargo dropped to 16 million tons and transshipment of import cargo to 3 million tons.
More than 11 million tons of cargo was transported on River Dnipro, more than 4 million tons on River Danube, and 0.5 million tons on River Pivdennyi Buh last year.
The heads of UZ Cargo’s business divisions will be appointed in February, its regulatory documents will be finalized in the spring, and its staff will be hired and its business processes formalized in the summer.
The volume of container transshipment in Ukrainian seaports reduced by 16%.
Nevertheless, transshipment volumes in all these ports fell in January, compared with January last year.
The volume of transportation of grain on the river reduced but the volume of transportation of metals and building materials increased during the year.