TELS News

Market Overview – Russia, Belarus, Ukraine and Kazakhstan in January-June 2017

In January-June, 2017, the volume of road transportation in/from Belarus, Ukraine and Kazakhstan increased over the same period in the previous year. The volume of imports to Russia also increased, while the exports revealed a negative trend, which happened due to the reduction in the exports of commodities.

Three 55-Ton Tanks from Germany to Volgodonsk, in Autumn, in 25 Days? Four times – “impossible”!

A story-case of an oversized cargo transportation from the real practice of the Oversized Cargo Transportation Department of TELS Group of Companies.

Congratulations on World Maritime Day!

TELS Group of companies congratulates You on World Maritime Day

Air Cargo Delivery in Peak Season: We Fly When Others Cannot

Permanent Customers of TELS Group of companies are always provided with cargo packages in any direction of air transportation. Based on the forecasted customer needs, our company reserves cargo volumes from air lines long before the peak season.

Vision of the Situation in the Market of Transport and Logistics Services in 2017

Experts from TELS Group of companies in a joint interview answered questions of the Russian media holding RBC about the vision of the situation in the market of transport and logistics services in 2017

Global Maritime Container Turnover Increased by Almost 6%

The aggregate container turnover of the world’s 150 largest ports increased by 5.8% over the period from January to March.

Schemes of Fast Groupage Cargo Transportations Offered by TELS

There are certain prejudices concerning groupage cargo transportations, such as longer delivery time and higher complexity as well as small cost savings, which do not make up for the specified disadvantages. These opinions are definitely untrue for TELS.

Demand for Container Transportation Is Increasing

According to professional expert community, global transport logistics will be getting more and more containerized. Figures for the year 2017 prove this trend.

Russia Resumes Import of Wine from Moldova. “The Further, the More…”

After almost 4 year years of bans Moldovan wines will be imported to Russia again.

Containers by Sea – Mega Players and Mega Ships

Consolidation of global container shippers and intercontinental ships continues in the global shipping industry.

Market of Transport Logistics between Turkey and Russia – Great Opportunities Attended by High Risks

Relationship between Russia and Turkey has undergone amplitude changes over the last 3 years, which has never taken place in international relations.We have interviewed 3 experts from TELS Group of companies about the history of political and trade relations between Russia and Turkey, peculiarities and opportunities in the Balkan logistics market.

Belarus Has Finally Signed EAEU Customs Code

On April 11, 2017, three months and a half after all the other EAEU members had signed the new Customs Code, the Republic of Belarus also signed this document.

What Are the Best Ways to Save Costs in Logistics?

Trends in economy force many businesses, logistics divisions to reduce expenses. TELS expert describes how TELS helps its clients accomplish the goal.

Toll Roads in Turkey – Pay to Leave or Stay

Obligatory payments for using highways and bridges have been collected since February 2017 from all the vehicles with foreign plates.

Road Logistics Market from Europe Growing

In 2016, road transportation market from the countries of the EU to the major countries of the Eurasian region (Russia, Ukraine, Belarus and Kazakhstan) grew by 1.7% against the year 2015, making 17,483 thousand tons (hereinafter according to the data taken from Eurostat).

Plato Developing in Russia, No Chances for it in Finland…

Instead of February 1, 2017, the government of the Russian Federation decided to increase the tariffs for heavy trucks using federal roads within Plato system from April 15 to 3.06 rubles per kilometer (while current tariffs are 1.53 RUB/km).

Hyperloop. Future Technology of Cargo Transportation in Russia.

Possibly, a new high-speed technology of cargo transportation in Russia will become a reality in four years’ time.

Localization of German Businesses in Russia

Protracted sanction war between the EU and the Russian Federation induced German businesses to invest in its own manufacturing on the territory of Russia thus developing the potential of the domestic logistics market.

CIS International Logistics Market. Will Tomorrow Be the Same as Yesterday or Even Harder?

The year 2016 is over, so it is high time to sum up what happened to the international road transport market across the Eurasian region and try to see what the new year shall bring. (The Eurasian region means the international logistics market between Europe and the CIS where Russia plays the most important part in the economic relations defining market conditions by its policy). The experts agree that the problems have been aggravating for the past three or four years, and this trend will most probably continue in 2017.