Shippers are warning that the Russian government’s raising of stevedoring tariffs to boost port infrastructure investment may squeeze out some operators and force importers and exporters to eat the higher costs.
05 Jul 2016
Russian container terminals and exporters didn’t experience any disruption tied to the new SOLAS container weight rule.
24 Jun 2016
Russia’s Federal Anti-Monopoly Service is investigating the country’s leading terminal operators over price-fixing allegations.
23 Jun 2016
A new containerized cargo transportation firm able to compete with global majors may soon appear in Russia.
22 Jun 2016
The Port of Hamburg suffered a setback after European Union envoys agreed to extend sanctions on Russia.
20 Jun 2016
Trucking firms in Russia are consolidating and expanding their services in a bid to remain competitive with containerized rail transportation.
11 Jun 2016
Russia’s containerized trade is recovering after a bruising from Western economic sanctions and low oil prices.
04 Jun 2016
Too few Russian exporters have applied to the government for the use of Method 2 under SOLAS.
03 Jun 2016
Maersk Line and Russian aluminum producing giant Rusal have signed a three-year deal for the transportation of thousands of TEUs annually.
01 Jun 2016
Russia is making it easier for shippers to secure spot containerized rail transport.
30 May 2016
The First Container Terminal is Russia's first container terminal to announce a plan to provide container weighing services.