Most of the cargo was intended for export.
According to an acting board member of Ukrzaliznytsia, the company is going against the most difficult period in the transport industry in a decade.
Tickets for Intercity+ high-speed trains and their timetables are already available for order.
The average salary in the company is not higher than UAH 12,000.
The contract was concluded with the Ukrainian Locomotive Manufacturing Company.
According to the head of Ukrzaliznytsia the company is working on optimization of all areas of operations to reduce the cost of its services.
Ukrzaliznytsia has once again stated its plans for large investments in repair of traction rolling stock.
Ukrzaliznytsia has signed a memorandum with DHL Global Forwarding.
The next stage is signing of an agreement between Ukrzaliznytsia and pilot project participant Ukrainian Locomotive Company.
The decision is intended to make the Ukrainian transport system competitive and attractive in the international market of transport services.
The fleet of such rolling stock has reduced in recent years.
Federation believes that the Ukrainian engineering and metallurgical industries are capable of meeting the requirements for rails and rolling stock for modernization of Ukrzaliznytsia.
According to the diplomat, it is possible to increase the transport volume between Lithuania and Ukraine by transporting Turkish goods to Europe.
Ukrzaliznytsia’s management believes that it cannot manage container terminals better than private companies.
One of the company's priorities is currently to open up the possibilities of the Ukrainian railways and establish a system of international container transportation together with partners from the East and the West.
According to the head of Ukrzaliznytsia, the company plans to switch to electric locomotives because they are significantly more economical.
Ukrzaliznytsia has disclosed the maximum level of depreciation of its assets.
The company intends to restart the production of freight cars at its manufacturing plants.
The company transported almost 80 million tons of cargo during the period from July to September this year.
These candidates must now be approved by the Cabinet of Ministers.