JSC RZD Logistics, the largest multimodal logistics operator in the CIS and Baltic countries, and ČD Cargo, the subsidiary of Czech Railways, agreed on long-term cooperation in the area of rail freight in Eurasia and development of joint logistics projects in international transit.
The memorandum was signed by CEO of RZD Logistics Mr. Viacheslav Valentik and member of the board of ČD Cargo Mr. Bohumil Rampula in the framework of the exhibition TransRussia-2019, which is taking place from April 15th to April 17th in Moscow.
According to the statement, the parties agreed to unite efforts and work together on the development of high-potential transport products for international logistics market, including the area of container transit, and also to hold joint marketing research on rail freight.
CEO of JSC RZD Logistics Viacheslav Valentik commented:
“Rapid development of international transit involves in this sphere more transport and logistics companies from different countries. We are all united by the aspiration to contribute to this global project. Geographically Czech Republic is located in the very heart of Europe, which makes it a very convenient transport hub for shipments of transit cargo to almost any destination within European Union and vice versa – in Czech Republic it is convenient to consolidate cargo for its further transportation to East. I am convinced that ČD Cargo will be a reliable partner of RZD Logistics in Europe”.