On 30 September 2020, RSHB Leasing and Research and production corporation “United Wagon Company” (UWC) signed an agreement aimed at deepening cooperation between the parties in the supply of new generation freight cars with improved technical specifications and economic benefits.
The main objective of the agreement is to aid the development of joint programmes on the acquisition and financing of rolling stock produced by the UWC Group, as well as providing information and consultation support on customer financing under joint leasing projects.
Alexander Kozhevnikov, CEO at RSHB Leasing: “Developing transport infrastructure and increasing the carrying capacity of the railway network is a priority objective for our country and UWC in particular. We at RSHB Leasing recognize this and are participating actively and comprehensively in fulfilling this objective. We are confident that the leasing tools available at RSHB Leasing will make a significant contribution to this end, and will broaden the geographic reach of our partner, the UWC Group.
Ivan Mikhalevich, Sales Director at UWC: “We value our strong partner relations with RSHB Leasing. I am convinced that being able to access effective financial instruments on mutually favourable terms under this cooperation will allow our customers to significantly improve efficiency in their freight fleets.”