Ukrzaliznytsia handles over 358,000 tonnes of grain on jan 1-8

The State Rail Transport Administration, or Ukrzaliznytsia, handled over 358,200 tonnes of grain January 1 through January 8, 2014.

In particular, 343,000 tonnes of grain were sent for export, while 15,100 tonnes of grain were transported on domestic routes.

A total of 44,700 tonnes of freight were handled on a daily basis.

The operating stock of grain hoppers by the end of 2013 included 10,285 units.