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26.02.2021

The RSPP discussed the implementation of the project "Mobility of Multimodal Deliveries in Trade and Economic Cooperation between Russia and Germany".

The RSPP discussed the implementation of the project "Mobility of Multimodal Deliveries in Trade and Economic Cooperation between Russia and Germany".

On February 25, 2021 the Subcommittee on Transportation and Logistics of the RSPP Committee on International Cooperation held a round table on the organization of the project "Mobility of multimodal deliveries in trade and economic cooperation between Russia and Germany" in the framework of the Russian-German cross-year "Economy and Sustainable Development 2020-2022".

The participants of the meeting discussed the possibilities and main directions of the Project to develop the mobility of multimodal deliveries as a tool to strengthen the competitive position of Russian and German companies, expand and strengthen trade and economic cooperation.

Leaders and representatives of the top management of a number of companies and organizations took part in the discussion of the goals and main directions of the Project, including: JSC UTLC ERA, Russian Railroads Logistics, the management of the Kaliningrad railroad; scientific experts of RUT; representatives of government organizations of the Ministry of Economic Development of Russia, Chairman of the National German Logistics Association (BVL) in Russia; Head of Mission in Russia “Port Hamburg”; expert on Japan and APR countries (development of industrial parks) and others.

During the discussion the goals, objectives, expected results of the Project and tools to achieve them, as well as the stages of the Project were proposed. Particular attention was paid to the discussion of mechanisms to strengthen the competitive advantages of companies.

As a result of the discussion, the participants developed the following areas and activities for the implementation of the Project, including:

In order to develop mobile multimodal deliveries in trade and economic cooperation between Russia and Germany, to organize a platform for network interaction between the companies participating in the Russian-German Project at all stages of delivery, ensuring:

- infrastructural connectivity of Kaliningrad multimodal transport and logistics complex in providing mobility of multimodal transportation along the route Port of Germany (Rostock/Hamburg/Mukran/Sasnitz) - Port of Kaliningrad region (Kaliningrad/Baltiysk) - Kaliningrad railroad (territory of Kaliningrad region in the direction of the Russian Federation and further to China);

- information connectivity through recognition by EU customs authorities of electronic versions of the COTIF, CIM/COTIF, CIM as a customs document for organizing seamless interaction technologies;

- Development of a network ecosystem of cooperation, customer focus, technology and competence exchange through the formation of joint Russian-German teams of interaction and cooperation.