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Transgarant signs three-year contract with Mondi Syktyvkar to provide rolling stock, box cars for transporting paper products in Russia

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Transgarant signs three-year contract with Mondi Syktyvkar to provide rolling stock, box cars for transporting paper products in Russia

January 30, 2013 - 21:21
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MOSCOW, Jan. 28, 2013 (Press Release) -"Firm" Transgarant "LLC and one of the largest producers of pulp and paper in Russia "Mondi Syktyvkar" JSC signed a new three-year contract as part of a long-term cooperation.

This contract provides the woodworking enterprise with comprehensive supply of rolling stock for transporting products through Russia, CIS and other foreign countries. Contractually, "Transgarant" provides 650 box cars for transferring paper, also it reviews traffic control. The monthly average volume of traffic is 35,000 tons.

"It's very important for our company to have strategically reliable partner, like "Mondi Syktyvkar". In addition, long-term relationships with this company give us an opportunity to build more confidently our investment programs",- comments Alexey Grom, the member of "FESCO" Executive Board, First Vice President.

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"Transgarant" is one of the major companies in Russian transportation market and a part of FESCO Transportation Group. The company provides freight rail services in industrial cargo transportation.

"Transgarant" incorporates four subsidiaries: "Transgarant-Ukraine", "Transgarant-Vostok", "Metiztrans", SIA Tektrans (Riga). The company operates 16,2 thousand units of rolling stock, 92% of cars are own. Rolling stock fleet of Transgarant Group consists of both multipurpose and specialized railcars. The company also has 5 main line diesel locomotives and 2 shunting locomotives.

Mondi Syktyvkar is one of the leading producers of pulp and paper in Russia. The company's core business is the production of office and offset paper. It also manufactures newsprint and white top liner. "Snegurochka" office paper is the most important brand for the company.