Russia

20 Jun 2017
The Russian economic recovery is driving dramatic increases in ocean shipping freight rates.
16 Jun 2017
Shippers fear that the overturning of a guilty verdict for the Primorsk seaport for price fixing could set a bad precedent.
14 Jun 2017
Shippers believe the deal has the potential to lower the cost of rail shipping.
07 Jun 2017
The guilty ruling allows shippers impacted by the practices to seek financial compensation from the stevedores via Russian courts.
05 Jun 2017
The move has already resulted in an uptick of cargo booked on the spot market.
01 Jun 2017
The establishment of centers to process electronic customs declarations filed via Russia’s single window should speed up cargo clearance and reduce corruption.
29 May 2017
Fesco is currently in talks with its creditors and bondholders over the restructuring of its debts.
25 May 2017
Shippers are pessimistic that the situation will improve any time soon.
23 May 2017
More investment and greater productivity are welcome, but shippers are wary of higher rates.
18 May 2017
A key driver in the increase is Russia’s new Platon toll system.
18 May 2017
RZD is introducing new rail services between China and Europe via Mongolia.