Координационный Совет по Транссибирским перевозкам
Coordinating Council on
Trans-Siberian Transportation


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The XXIV Plenary Meeting of the CCTT took place on 10-11th November 2015 in Vienna 11.11.2015 06:56

In accordance with the invitation of ÖBB Holding AG (Austrian Federal Railways) the XXIV Plenary Meeting of the Coordinating Council on Trans-Siberian Transportation International Association took place on 10-11th November 2015 in Vienna (InterContinental Vienna Hotel).




The meeting was attended by more than 220 delegates from 25 countries: heads and plenipotentiary representatives of the Ministry of Transport of Russia, CIS, Baltic, European and Asian railways, sea ports of Germany, Latvia and Estonia, sea shipping companies, international transport organizations: the Organization for Railways Cooperation (OSJD), the International Union of Railways (UIC), the International Rail Transport Committee (CIT), the International Federation of Freight Forwarders Associations (FIATA), the United Nations Economic Commission for Europe (UNECE), the United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Asia and Pacific (UNESCAP, the International Union for Road-Rail Combined Transport (UIRR), Community of European Railway and Infrastructure Companies (CER), national and international associations of freight forwarders, transport and logistics companies leading in the international transport services market.


The meeting addressed matters related to operation of the Transsib transport corridor, and discussed the prospects of further harmonization of legal regulation for international freight transport and feasible measures to improve the efficiency of container transport between Europe, the Baltic States, Central Asia and the Asia-Pacific Region using the Trans-Siberian Mainline amid global competition.


In the course of the meeting, new transport products, multimodal container services of cargo transportation through the East – West – East Route and new CCTT ‘Security Train’ and ‘Postal Items Transportation’ were presented.




In the frame of the Plenary Meeting a CCTT/OSJD round table on ‘OSJD Railway Transport Corridor No. 1: Development Trends and Effective Ways of Management’ was held.

The decisions that were taken at the XXIV CCTT Plenary Meeting will provide the basis for further improvement of Trans-Siberian transport services and TSR development.