TransContainer approves disposal of interest in JSC Kedentransservice
Public Joint Stock Company TransContainer ("TransContainer" or the "Company") (LSE: TRCN) announces that on 18 February 2015, its Board of Directors approved in principle the disposal of the Company's entire 50% equity stake in Logistic System Management B.V. to JSC National Company Kazakhstan Temir Zholy ("KTZ"). Logistic System Management B.V. controls 100% of the share capital of JSC Kedentransservice, a leading Kazakhstan rail 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 and terminal A legal entity or individual entrepreneur owning wagons and containers, or possessing them on any other basis, that participates, pursuant to a contract with a carrier, in the carriage process using the aforementioned cars and containers.
operator. As a result of this transaction, KTZ's ownership in Logistic System Management B.V. will increase to 100% from 50% subject to receiving all necessary corporate and government approvals.
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