TransContainer

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TransContainer (MCXTRCN) is an intermodal freight transport company based in Russia. It is a subsidiary of RZD.[1]

It is Russia's main intermodal container transport and integrated logistics company; it transports over a million TEUs per year.[2] The company owns about 60% of the total flatcar fleet in Russia, holds 52% of the rail container transportation market and 32% of the container terminal handling market in Russia. Transcontainer also owns about 60,000 ISO containers, owns a network of rail-side container terminals, which are located at 46 railway stations in Russia, and operates one container terminal in Slovakia.

In 2010, TransContainer began an IPO, which valued the company at $1.32 billion;[3] Fesco bought a 12.5% stake.[4] TransContainer is listed on the MICEX, RTS and London Stock exchanges. The company’s major shareholder is Russian Rail-ways which has a 50% shareholding +2 shares.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Railway Gazette: News in Brief". Retrieved 2010-11-15. 
  2. ^ "About the Company – JSC TransContainer". Retrieved 2010-11-15. 
  3. ^ "TransContainer sets IPO price at $80 per share". RIA Novosti. Retrieved 2010-11-15. 
  4. ^ "FESCO buys 12.5% of Russia's Transcontainer". 2010-11-15. Retrieved 2010-11-15.