On March 21-22, 2017 in St. Petersburg the Russian Maritime Register of Shipping (RMRS) has held a conference "Containers and container transportations. Problems, decisions, prospects".
Leading companies of the branch have discussed the most urgent problems of development of the Russian market of container transportations.
The head of the technical department Lyudmila Polunchenko in the report has raised the questions of limited infrastructure, specifications and technical documentation shortcomings on containers (tank containers), increases in technical requirements to the flatcars transporting containers. She has also noted that, despite some difficulties, positive dynamics in container transportation is visible.
The deputy technical director of development Sergey Kozlowski has presented the results of work of the STG container depot based in Shakhunya, and also has shared plans of the company for development of network of the container service centers in the territory of Russia.
RMRS meeting is the effective way to change the opinions and experience of participants of the market which allows to find joint solutions on the most controversial and difficult issues.