Broad gauge freight route to Wien is ‘crucial’, says RZD

The BAM main line across Russia is one of several being upgraded to handle rapidly growing rail freight traffic between Asia and Europe.

INTERNATIONAL: Russian Railways Chief Executive Oleg Belozerov says that the company is wrestling with growth rates of 30% in a year in transit freight between Asia and Europe. Addressing the International Railway Congress which began in Wien on March 18, he suggested that RZD had increased its forecasts for transit ...

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