As Interfax reports, Russian Prime Minister Vladimir Putin is planning to invest in the development of the transportation infrastructure. The planned modernization of railroads, roads and airports, and ports in the next decade will have significant changes on the logistics and supply chain system in Asia and Europe. Also new routes will be established in the preparation of the Sochi 2014 Olympic Games and Football 2018 World Cup.
According to Russia Infrastructure Report Q2 2012, the Infrastructure associated with the export of commodities, ports and transport infrastructure to support oil and gas output east and west of the Urals has the highest growth potential.
As we know it always has been one of the main goals of Russian Railway to achieve full addition into the Eurasian transport infrastructure in order to expand the East-West and North – South transportation. This will greatly benefit the door- to –door delivery and greatly reduce costs and shipping times