RUSSIAN RAILWAYS. A CONVERSATION ABOUT THE FUTURE
Supported by Russian Railways
Andrey Kaukin, Head of the Industry Market Research Center, RANEPA
Oleg Belozerov, Chief Executive Officer – Chairman of the Executive Board, Russian Railways
To ensure competitiveness of the Russian economy, also for GDP growth above the world average, as suggested by the national development goals, in today’s macroeconomic and geopolitical conditions, an effective and modern transport infrastructure which is capable to fully satisfy shippers' demand for carriages, and help reduce governmental subsidies to the industry, on the one hand, and to improve the sector’s efficiency, reduce cross-subsidization, and promote competition, on the other hand.