In January-August 2021 the volume of production of freight cars and platforms in Ukraine (compared to the same period in 2020) decreased by 58.1% – to 1213 units.

Production of freight cars decreased by 58% in Ukraine

This is reported by Railway Supply magazine with reference to gmk.center. In August, car builders produced 106 freight cars, which is 43.6% less than in August 2020.

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Some of the freight cars were produced by the Kryukovsky Railcar Building Plant (KVSZ), but production there dropped significantly. During January-August, the plant produced 505 units of freight cars, which is 55% less than in January-August 2020.

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