Talks were held in Baku between Mr. Oleg Sienko, General Director of OJSC “RPC “URALVAGONZAVOD” (UVZ) and Mr. Javid Gurbanov, Chairman of “Azerbaijan Railways LTD” (AR).
The negotiations were devoted to different aspects of cooperation. For instance, the total amount and the types of freight railway rolling stock to be supplied to Azerbaijan Railways by UVZ were agreed on. All-purpose gondola cars, covered cars, grain carriers, cement carriers, flat cars and all-purpose flat cars, tank cars for the transportation of oil and petroleum products, hoppers for the transportation of cement and hopper batchers are in the approved list.
Following the results of the negotiations the Contract for supply of 2900 freight wagons of different types to AR was signed.
General Director of UVZ Mr. Oleg Sienko asserted that the export of transport machine-building products is becoming one of the key directions of the development of the Corporation in the current situation.
The signing of the Contract for supply of railway products to Azerbaijan came as yet another corroboration of a serious effort made in this direction.