01 February 2016
This offer is articulated between two axes. The first one uses the Northern route via the Transsiberian railway to which GEFCO has a privileged access thanks to its majority shareholder Russian Railways (RZD), and the other one in the South, going through Kazakhstan to reach the European market. GEFCO, which has a solid expertise in rail transportation of finished vehicles, containers and outsized goods, offers both rail transportation without transshipment, combined rail-route transportation, isolated wagons or full trains transportation associated to added-value operations, such as customs and fiscal optimization.
Rail transportation offers great assets; two to three times faster than sea transportation, it is definitely suited for sensitive merchandise, heavy added-value equipment of high volume shipments. It is a secured and sustainable way of transportation, faster than sea freight and offers costs stability, compared to other modes of transportation.