Brunswick Rail, a leading private company in the market of operational leasing of railway wagons Russia, today announced the purchase of more than 2,000 wagons. As a result of this transaction, the company car fleet exceeded 20,000 units.
"Since our founding in 2004, each year we increase our fleet of more than 30%. However, only the first three quarters of 2011, the number of cars has increased by 75%, making Brunswick Rail one of the leaders in terms of growth of the park, "- commented the CEO and managing partner of Brunswick Rail Vladimir Lelekov.
Park Brunswick Rail added 2,000 gondola cars 2010-2011. release, bringing the total size of the fleet of cars exceeded 20,000 units, and the average age was reduced to 4.6 years compared with 17 years in the industry (estimated INFOLine).
The deal for the acquisition of 2,000 gondola cars was implemented as part of a financial leasing contract with JSC "VTB-Leasing" for a period of 3 years with the possibility of extension to 10 years. Was also involved additional credit of "VTB Capital plc" and Raiffeisen Bank International AG.
Lessee has acquired wagons carrier "Yu-Trans", affiliated with the coal company "Nina." Prisoner seven-year operating lease contract allowed Brunswick Rail to include in its portfolio of clients of another leader of the coal industry.
Victor Arkhipov, head of the Moscow office of the Criminal Code "Nina", responsible for sales of coal products holding company, added: "We welcome the cooperation with the Brunswick Rail? a company with a solid reputation and extensive experience working with many of the leading Russian companies. As a major coal-producing holding, "Nina" transporting large amounts of cargo, and Brunswick Rail proposed scheme is the best solution for us. "
Vladimir Lelekov also said, "We are confident that our status as an independent player in the market contribute to the fact that Russia's largest transport and industrial companies are our customers, and major manufacturers of freight cars CIS — our suppliers. More than 20 000 cars in our fleet — is a milestone achievement of which we are very proud of. In the future we also plan to develop actively participating in the consolidation of the Russian railway industry. "
The park is open wagons of the following manufacturers
JSC "Kryukov Car Building Plant"
OJSC "Stakhanov Wagon Works"
CJSC "Promtractor Wagon"
"Armavir Heavy Engineering Plant"