Russian railways

Russia: railway transportation of grains amounted to 9.3 mln tonnes in January-April

In January-April 2021, Russian Railways increased the volumes of loading of grain cargoes by 15.1% compared with the same period last year to 9.3 mln tonnes, reported the press-service of the company.

As for the transportation volumes of chemical and mineral fertilizers, in the reporting period the figures increased by 6% to 21.8 mln tonnes.

Generally, for four months of 2021 the Russian Railways transported 414.9 mln tonnes of all types of cargoes, up by 1.8% compared with the same period last year.