Russian Freight Car Leasing Market Reviving
Russian freight car leasing market is recovering after three years of decline, the Kommersant reports. In 2016 Russia manufactured 36,600 freight cars. United Wagon Company (UniWagon) ranks first in freight car manufacture - it produced 15,800 freight cars in 2016. Out of 23,500 gondola cars 13,000 were made by UniWagon. Therefore, the company holds 43% of the freight car market and 55% of the gondola manufacture market. Prior to economic and political crisis Ukraine exported
TVZ to Supply 106 Double-Deckers to FPC by 2018
Federal Passenger Company (FPC) signed a contract with Tver Car-Building Plant for supply of 106 double-decker passenger coaches in 2017-2018. The total amount of the contract is 24 B RUB. Tver will supply OAO RZD 41 double-deckers in 2017 and 65 in 2018.