Over the last four years the volume of passenger traffic between Ukraine and Russia decreased by 4 million people. This was stated by acting Chairman of the “Ukrainian Railways” Evgeny Kravtsov, reports “New time”.
The head of the “Ukrzaliznytsia” said that the volume of passenger traffic between Ukraine and Russia has decreased.
“According to Kravtsova, in 2013 the volume of transportation totaled more than 5 million people, while the results of the 2017 transported less than 1 million passengers,” – noted in the publication.
Earlier it was reported that transit between Russia and the Ukraine with 2012 decreased by more than 5 times.
We will remind that Volodymyr Omelian announced that the Ministry of infrastructure of Ukraine intends to stop passenger rail transportation to/from Russia, the abolition of freight transport is not considered.
Later, the Ministry of infrastructure has classified its proposals regarding the closure of the railway communication with Russia.