Russia

01 Dec 2016
Cargo liability concerns in Russia have been raised by insurer TT Club as trade volumes in the region increase.
19 Oct 2016
Russian shippers and transportation companies say they will have to increase their rates double digits to keep up with the cost increases created by Russia’s “Platon” truck toll.
19 Oct 2016
The big winner of a recent summit between Brazil, Russia, India, China, and South Africa is likely to be refrigerated shipments out of Brazil.
14 Oct 2016
Shippers using road or rail to get goods into Russia from another country will have to pay a new fee as of Jan. 1, 2017.
12 Oct 2016
The opening next month of a new roadway connecting Russia and China via Mongolia will open new transit options between the two regional heavyweights.
11 Oct 2016
A new Russian system of customs clearance for cargo passing through the country’s seaports has led to delays and higher costs for shippers.
05 Oct 2016
The Russian government has designed a set of measures that seek to ease the regulatory burden on trucking companies.
29 Sep 2016
The Mercosur trade bloc of Argentina, Brazil, Paraguay, Uruguay, and Venezuela are all set to increase their food exports to Russia this year.
27 Sep 2016
A prominent Russian maritime lawyer said the companies should appeal the decision in the hopes of having the decision overturned.
21 Sep 2016
Russia’s competition watchdog will split the denomination of tariffs for stevedoring into the local ruble and the US dollar.
19 Sep 2016
Although the rate of decline in Russia’s container trade slows, a dispute over pricing for container-handling services is clouding the medium- and long-term outlook for the trade.