OJSC Russian Railways and Argentina’s Administration of Railway Infrastructure agree
Russian Railways and the Administración de Infraestructuras Ferroviarias
Sociedad del Estado (Administration of Railway Infrastructure of Argentina) have signed
a memorandum of understanding on cooperation to develop rail transport.
The document was signed by Alexander Misharin, First Deputy Managing Director of
Russian Railways, and Guillermo Fiad, President of the Administración de Infraestructuras
of Argentina, during a meeting of the Argentina-Russia Intergovernmental Commission
for Economic, Trade, Scientific and Technological Cooperation
Within the framework of the memorandum, the parties declared their readiness to
undertake joint actions to develop and expand ties in the field of railway transport,
in particular, the construction of railway infrastructure, in order to achieve mutually
beneficial cooperation in the development of Argentina’s railway system.
The memorandum contains an agreement of the parties to hold consultations on determining
strategic directions for the development of rail transport and promising joint infrastructure
projects in Argentina.