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Maersk offers Russia inland option – updated

[ April 9, 2020   //   ]

Maersk, Ruscon and Transcontainer have launched an intermodal container service between the seaport of Novorossiysk and Vorsino dry port outside Moscow. Customers can then choose between an end-to-end solution, where containers are delivered by Maersk directly to their premises, and self-pickup from Vorsino inland container terminal. Transit time from Novorossiysk port to destination is 50 hours.

Maersk added that its new cold store in St. Petersburg is now operational. It has a capacity of over 40 000 pallets in three chambers and uses CO2 cooling, making it the largest commercial cold store in Russia using the new technology. Over the next months, as part of its Cold Chain Management product.