Delivery of another 10 Hyundai trains to Ukrzaliznytsia is possible

The transfer of 10 new high-speed passenger electric trains manufactured by Hyundai Rotem to Ukraine may take place on terms of financing from the Korean side. This was reported by the railway magazine Railway Supply

Delivery of another 10 Hyundai trains to Ukrzaliznytsia is possible

This information was announced in a video message during the All-Ukrainian Forum «Ukraine 30» by Yun Suk Choi, Vice President of the Commercial Transport and Energy Division of Hyundai Corporation.

“We are ready to provide financing for several projects. We are especially interested in the construction of a high-speed railway and the delivery of 10 new HRCS2 electric trains with 90 cars, ” he said.

A representative of the Korean company announced negotiations with the country’s government on financial support for the Ukrainian project. “We are discussing a new project with the Korean government with the provision of 10 high-speed trains and expect an official response from the Ukrainian government in the near future,” Yun Suk Choi said.

He also said that the corporation is ready to consider the possibility of transferring technologies to localize production in Ukraine.

As noted during the forum, a delegation of the Ministry of Infrastructure and Ukrzaliznytsia is scheduled to visit Korea in March.


Ukrzaliznytsia transported 22 million tons of cargo in January