Ukrzaliznytsia since year's start increases grain loading by 28%

Ukrainian railways in the period from January 1 to April 29, 2014 had increased loading of grain by 28% compared to the same period in 2013, to 8.3 million tonnes.

Since the start of the year it has shipped 7.6 million tonnes of grain to ports (for export), and 681,000 tonnes to the domestic market.

Earlier the administration reported its freight cars daily used in transportation of grain in March 2014 amounted to 12,960 wagons, which is 3,261 cars more than used in transportation in March 2013. This amount is sufficient for the transportation of 40 million tonnes of grain.