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 flatcars are designed for transporting containers that do not require protection from atmospheric precipitation.
The fleet of such rolling stock has reduced in recent years.
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.
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.
Alstom announced the signing of 30 contracts with Ukrainian manufacturers and Siemens highlighted the experience of producing locomotives in cooperation with the Dnipropetrovsk electric locomotive plant.
The company transported almost 80 million tons of cargo during the period from July to September this year.
According to Infrastructure Minister Kryklyi, the ministry is considering several options for cooperation with foreign partners on this issue.
These candidates must now be approved by the Cabinet of Ministers.
According to the board chairman of Ukrzaliznytsia, abolition of the land tax and reduction of the company's costs would allow it to spend money on renewal of its rolling stock.
Xi'an - Dobra - Dunajska Streda container trains will resume operation after a break caused by the Covid-19 pandemic.
Aslund has confirmed that he intends to step down from Ukrzaliznytsia’s supervisory board.
The projects includes introduction of non-cash payment for travel on suburban trains, development of a platform for searching for tickets, and opening of lobby areas for passengers at key train stations.