Russian Railways Logistics starts marble delivery from Turkey to Kazakhstan

Rostov-na-Donu, July 19, 2013 Russian Railways Logistics introduced a new intermodal solution to deliver Turkish marble to Kazakhstan via Russia. The shipper is Asist Gemi ATENTELINGI TIC LTD STI, which prior to cooperation with RZDL used air freight delivery.

The new logistics scheme was launched in July and currently includes container loading at the port of Istanbul, Turkey, transportation by sea to the port of Rostov, Russia, cargo repacking into the covered wagons and rail delivery to the station of Alma-Ata, Kazakhstan.

RZDL provides the client with the full range of services including acceptance of laden containers hauling in the mode of internal customs transit, cargo unloading from containers and provision of covered wagons. Moreover, RZDL offers services on loading, shipment document processing, internal customs transit, rail fare payment in Russia and CIS.


ABOUT Russian Railways Logistics

JSC Russian Railways Logistics was founded in 2010 for the purpose of development of logistics business within “Russian Railways” Holding. In cooperation with Russian Railways subsidiaries and leading global transportation companies RZD logistics offers high-quality delivery solutions for its customers all over the world.

In 2012 the company organized transportation of 3.3 mn tons of cargo against 1.5 mn tons in 2011. Net profit of the company of amounted to RUB97.2 mn in 2011.

Russian Railways Logistics offers rail, road and sea-freight, intermodal transportation, storage and terminal handling, customs and insurance services, supply chain management.

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