In Moscow will be a large container port

On the territory of Domodedovo will construct the transport handling port to handle containerized cargo, said Deputy Chairman of Moscow region government, Minister of investments and innovations of Moscow region Denis Butsaev. His words are quoted by the TV channel “360” Wednesday, July 5.

“We consider extremely promising the construction of major transport and logistics hub, as we call — the container port,” said Butsaev.

He noted that this will be a part of the “silk road”, which is now being worked out jointly by several countries. “We are in this respect extremely seriously hope that the Chinese partner will consider the possibility of joining this project,” he added.

In October last year, the Russian and Kazakh companies signed an agreement on construction in Domodedovo railway container terminal, writes portal vdomodedovo. To accommodate the port will be on the highway M4 “don”. It was noted that the location of the port reduces the load on the highways of Moscow and Moscow region. The project cost is estimated at 169 million dollars, said the publication.