Locked content PKP Cargo’s transport volume at 9.2 mln tonnes in May

Railway company PKP Cargo transported over 9.2 million metric tonnes of goods in May, a 2.2 percent increase m/m, the firm stated. Including global cargo transport, PKP Cargo carried nearly 45 million tonnes of goods over the first five months of 2018, 5.8 percent more than in the corresponding peri...

Locked content Poland-Chinese freight train extends route to London

Chinese Railways, one of the companies vying for more European business under the Polish-Chinese Memorandum of Understanding signed last year between the two countries, has extended its freight service to a 15th European destination – that of London, according to a report in the BBC on Wednesday. Th...

Locked content NCBR launches program for rail industry worth PLN 196 mln

The National Centre for Research and Development (NCBR) has announced the launch of a new sectoral programme “Innotabor”, which was created at the request of the largest Polish rail transport companies. In the first competition, the NCBR plans to allocate PLN 196 million for industrial r...

Locked content PKP Cargo to spend PLN 64.6 mln on voluntary leaves

Rail freight company PKP Cargo will spend PLN 64.6 mln on a voluntary layoff scheme as it will let 874 employees go as of July 1, Polish Press Agency quoted PKP Cargo market filing. The firm will pay its severance packages in two tranches: the first one will amount to PLN 55 million and will…