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20 May 2022 The on-line newspaper devoted to the world of transports 12:04 GMT+2

April 19, 2022

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Moscow assures support to Russian companies to solve the transport difficulties

A circular confirms the problems caused by the termination of services with Russia of international carriers

The Association of Russian Freight Forwarders APG/FAR, taking note whereas 'international carriers still refuse to transport goods from Russia," he released the contents of a circular on this issue from the Ministry of Industry and Moscow trade, also taken up by some Russian news agencies, in which it is explained that "currently there are some difficulties due to the refusal to cooperate by some international carriers, primarily those of nations Hostile. The European Union's ban on the entry of trucks with Russian license plate and withdrawal of insurance coverage by the European insurance companies for trucks of European carriers located on the territory of the Russian Federation - reads the note - create temporary difficulties in the transport of goods'.

The association has specified that the dicastery has ensured the own support to Russian companies in order to solve problems transport. The APG/FAR

As recalled by the association, at the beginning of March primaries containerized shipping companies such as Maersk, MSC, CGM and Hapag-Lloyd have stopped transport with Russia and the courier Express DHL has suspended deliveries to Russia and Belarus. Thus also the feeder shipping company Unifeeder has suspended the activity of two of its Baltic services that call at a stopover in the port of St. Petersburg and also the company X-Press Feeders has stopped the BRX service that connected St. Petersburg with the most large northern European container ports of Antwerp and Rotterdam. In addition at the beginning of March the Icelandic maritime and logistics carrier Samskip has removed the service from his wallet Rotterdam-Hamburg-St. Petersburg.

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