RZD aims to halve Trans-Siberia transit time: Russian Railways (RZD) believes it can reduce the transit time for freight on the Trans-Siberian Railway from 14 days today to seven by 2012, which is crucial if RZD is to attract significant freight from sea to rail. David Briginshaw reports from the recent 1520 railway conference in Sochi, Russia.(Russia)(Conference news)
Jul 01, 2009; THE Trans-Siberian Railway is the longest line in Russia--9258km from Vladivostok on the Pacific to Moscow. It is then another...