STAGES

  • GEOGRAPHY OF TRANSPORTATION

    Our company carries out railroad freight activity throughout almost whole territory of Russia, Azerbaijan, and Georgia.

  • INSURED RISKS ARE:

    Our company specialists provide detailed consulting on logistics, the rules of railway transportation, and preparation of transport contracts related to the delivery of goods.

  • SELECTION OF THE TYPE OF ROLLING STOCK FOR CARGO TRANSPORTATION

    At this stage, the type of wagon is determined depending on the type of goods being transported.

  • DEFINING THE OPTIMAL ROUTE

    Responsible approach to development of an optimal railway transportation route allows minimizing the time required to deliver goods to the destination station at the lowest cost. AstaraGrainTerminal Ltd provides cargo reception services with further cargo delivery using several modes of transport and delivery to the final destination.

  • CALCULATION OF THE RAILWAY TRANSPORTATION COST

    While arranging transportation, the cost is calculated taking into account the point of departure and destination, the cargo characteristics, type of dispatch, etc.

  • PREPARATION OF GOODS FOR DISPATCH

    Marking, weighing, packaging of cargo, etc. are carried out while arranging the preparation of cargo for railway transportation. The cargo is equipped with additional fasteners, as appropriate.

  • DOCUMENTS EXECUTION

    Execution of the necessary documents before cargo dispatch: consignment note, which indicates the name, quantity, cost of goods, details of the sender, recipient and carrier.

  • TARIFFS

    The cost of transporting goods by rail is determined individually. It depends on the volume and direction. As a rule, the transportation tariff consists of the cost of road freight delivery to the departure station, payment of direct movement by rail to the destination, rental of rolling stock, loading and unloading, additional movement by shipping transport (for multimodal delivery), etc.

INSURED RISKS ARE:

  • Natural disasters
  • Transport accidents
  • Intentional harm by third parties
  • Non-compliance with storage and transportation standards
  • Incidents during loading/unloading, etc.