On transfer of the controlling interest to United Transportation and Logistics Company
RNS Number : 9414X
Transfer of controlling interest to United Transportation and The process of organising a chain of delivery, and managing that chain in the broadest sense. This chain may encompass both deliveries of raw materials needed for production and management of material resources at an enterprise, delivery to warehouses and distribution centres, sorting, handling, and final distribution at the points of consumption. In the context of transportation services, the main service is that of delivering cargo across a delivery route.
Further to the announcement of 14 November 2014, JSC TransContainer ("TransContainer" or the "Company") announces that Russian Railways transferred its full shareholding of 50%+2 shares in TransContainer to the share capital of United Transportation and Logistics Company ("UTLC") on 24 November 2014.
As previously disclosed, upon establishment the share capital of UTLC amounted to RUB 39.7 billion with Russian Railways holding no less than 99.84% of the share capital of UTLC, and Belorussian Railway and JSC Kazakhstan Temir Zholy each has a shareholding of up to 0.08%.
The Company will keep the market informed of any further developments.
25 November 2014
Tony Friend / Galyna Kulachek/ Jenny Payne +44 (0) 20 7457 2020
TransContainer (LSE ticker: TRCN) is the leading intermodal Transportation equipment for shipping cargo via various means of transport. Containers are durable enough for repeated use and can be stacked. Containers are divided into medium-duty (three- and five-tonne), which conform to former Soviet Union standards and are still used for shipments in Russia and the CIS, and ISO (20- and 40-foot) containers, which are used for Russian and international shipments. The universal standard unit TEU (twenty-foot equivalent unit) was introduced to measure transport flow volumes.
container transportation company in Russia. It is the market leader in Russia by A specialised type of rolling stock designed to carry ISO containers.
flatcar fleet size, container transportation by rail and rail-side A place equipped for the trans-shipment and storage of containers. A container terminal
typically includes one or more container yards. Rail-based container terminals are equipped with spur tracks for loading and unloading containers to/from railroad platforms (cars).
container terminal throughput. As of 30 June 2014, it operated 27,174 flatcars and 64,670 ISO containers. It owns a network of 46 rail-side container terminals in Russia, 19 rail-side terminals in Kazakhstan (through its joint venture company KedenTransService) and operates one terminal in Slovakia. Company's sales network comprises more than 130 sales offices across Russia as well as presence in the CIS, Europe and Asia. TransContainer is listed at Moscow Exchange and LSE. Company's major shareholder is JSC Russian Railways with 50%+2 shares.
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