Volga Shipping Company (a part of UCL Holding) has completed its navigation season of 2018. The company’s vessels carried 7.8 million tonnes of cargo, which exceeds the result of 2017 by 21%.
On September 20, Nizhny Novgorod hosted the celebrations dedicated to the 175th anniversary of Volga Shipping Company (part of UCL Нolding).
On April 25, Volga Shipping Company held a ceremonial opening of the navigation season on the Upper Volga river
Volga Shipping Company (a company of UCL Holding) has been announced the winner of the competition held by the Federal Marine and River Transport Agency (Rosmorrechflot) and named the “Industry Leader” in the “Cargo Shipping Company” nomination.
On March 2, M/V Kapitan Kanatov left for her first voyage having marked the beginning of the navigation season of 2018 for Volga Shipping OJSC (a company of UCL Holding).
Volga Shipping Company (part of UCL Holding) is preparing 183 vessels for the navigation season, 5 more cargo ships than in 2017. Fleet maintenance facilities and ship repair yards are repairing hulls, engines, mechanisms, electric and radio equipment.
Results of Volga Shipping Company operation in 2017: growth of export and domestic cargo transportation
In 2017, vessels of Volga Shipping Company (a company of UCL Holding) carried 6.5 mln t of cargo, up 24%, year-on-year. Cargo turnover grew by 16%, year-on-year, to 6.25 bln t-km.
A ceremonial opening of the Volga Shipping Company (part of the UCL Holding) navigation on the Upper Volga took place on April 25th. The company vessel Volgo-Don 5050 passed through the gateway of the lock No.13 of Gorodets Hydro Power Plant and headed for Cherepovets for metal loading.
Vessels of the Volga Shipping Company delivered 5.2 mln tons of cargos in 2016, by 7% less than the previous year. The cargo turnover made 5.3 billion tkm, equal to the last year level.