Russia

20 Jun 2017
The Russian economic recovery is driving dramatic increases in ocean shipping freight rates.
02 Feb 2017
Russia’s Baltic region in 2016 handled 50 percent of Russia’s container trade.
23 Jan 2017
Shippers moving goods from northeastern China to international markets are turning to Russian ports.
05 Jan 2017
More generous free time practices and easier customs processes in Baltic states is costing Russian ports cargo.
27 Dec 2016
Shippers have asked Russia’s competition regulator to investigate what they describe as a system of bribes and close business ties that results in some shippers receiving better treatment than others.
23 Dec 2016
Surging demand for same day and e-commerce delivery is reshaping the Russian trucking sector.
22 Dec 2016
The gradual diminishing of Moscow’s status as Russia’s leading trucking hub has been a win for shippers as they benefit from greater diversity of transit options and lower costs.
21 Dec 2016
Poor service by the Russian rail monopoly RZD is dampening shipper enthusiasm for Asia-Europe rail services.
16 Dec 2016
As ocean freight rates rise and remain unpredictable, Russian shippers are switching tracks and increasingly using rail transport to get goods from China.
09 Dec 2016
Terminal operators continue to drive up prices for their services at Russian ports despite the intense scrutiny of the country’s competition regulator.
07 Dec 2016
Global container lines found guilty of cartel practices in the Russian market are seeking a settlement with Russian authorities in an attempt to avoid multi-million dollar fines.