Why freight transport did not get along with postcopy reproduction

The sharp economic recovery after the 2020 pandemic has revealed serious problems in global logistics. Both maritime transport and railways in 2021 with great difficulty covered the growing demand of shippers. As a result, in the second half of the year the situation in ports and border crossings was increasingly characterized as a collapse. In…

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How metallurgists made money on the market and paid for it

One of the central topics in 2021 was the rise in prices for metal products, which affected a variety of industries – from construction to the automotive industry and energy. The rise in metal prices on the world market began in the IV quarter of 2020 – against the background of the gradual abolition of…

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A number of industry-affected pandemics are showing signs of recovery

In 2021, restrictions on services and trade were introduced due to the coronavirus pandemic, which, however, were milder than last year. This time the federal authorities limited themselves to non-working days from October 30 to November 8 (in Moscow and five other regions they started a few days earlier), and regional authorities introduced QR codes…

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Gazprombank and Dmitry Bakatin sell 29.9% of IRC iron ore company for $ 96 million

Axiomi Consolidation, a structure of Nikolai Levitsky, owner of “Deki” (creator of yeast brands “Nikolai” and “Stepan Timofeevich”) and former owner of the oil service “Geotech”, acquired 24.1% of the iron ore company IRC. The shares were bought out by Cerisier Ventures Limited, a member of Gazprombank (GPB), Axiomi reported on December 30. The deal…

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Before the New Year, airports do not cope with the flow of gifts.

The cargo capacity of Russian airports is not coping with the volume of deliveries, complained to “Vedomosti” in the logistics companies PEK, Boxberry, Pony Express and DPD. In November-December, sales in Russian online stores and marketplaces increased 3-4 times compared to September and October, said Director of Business Unit PEK: Easyway Maxim Gubanov. Due to…

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Mercury thermometers are disappearing from sale

Mercury thermometers may soon disappear from sale, representatives of several pharmacy chains, distributors and marketplaces told Vedomosti. They explain this by the Minamata Convention, which restricts the use of mercury in the home. This document was signed in 2013-2014. 128 countries, including Russia, which has not yet ratified it. From 2020, the convention bans the…

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Authorities are unlikely to index the scrap collection on cars in 2022

The probability that in 2022 Russia will index the recycling fee for new cars and trucks with internal combustion engines is small, told reporters the head of the Russian Ministry of Trade Denis Manturov. According to him, there is only a discussion on harmonizing the basic rates and coefficients of scrap collection for special equipment…

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Gazprom wants to build a third skyscraper in St. Petersburg

Gazprom is discussing with the St. Petersburg authorities the possibility of building a third 555-meter-high skyscraper in Lahti (Primorsky District of the city), where its headquarters are now located. This follows from a company announcement posted on its official website. It also says that the total area of ​​†‹вЂ‹ the facility may be about…

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The MS-21 plane was 6 years late

The newest Russian MS-21 aircraft has received a basic type certificate, the head of the Russian Ministry of Trade Denis Manturov told journalists on December 28. But, according to him, flights to extend the certificate will continue until 2024. The type certificate is a basic document in civil aviation, which means the possibility of safe…

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The first flight of the Baikal plane has been postponed to 2022.

The first test flight of the new light aircraft LMS-901 “Baikal” has been postponed until 2022, the head of the Ministry of Trade of Russia Denis Manturov told reporters on December 28. According to him, it should happen at the beginning of the year. “Baikal” was to make its first flight in late 2021. In…

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SUEK and EuroChem do not want to be a captive carrier

The National Transport Company (STC), established in the fall of 2020 on the basis of SUEK’s and Eurochem’s assets Andrei Melnichenko, plans to develop at the expense of other orders, getting rid of the status of a captive operator, STC CEO Mikhail Kuznetsov told reporters. According to him, in the coming years the company plans…

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Gas prices in Europe have fallen sharply due to expectations of additional LNG consignments

Spot gas prices in Europe on December 24 fell by 18.5% to the previous day, according to the ICE exchange. At the most liquid European hub TTF in the Netherlands, January futures on Friday fell to $ 1250 per 1,000 cubic meters. m (at 18.23 Moscow time – $ 1281), on the eve of trading…

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Novak explained why the price of oil in 2022 will remain stable.

Deputy Prime Minister Alexander Novak believes that sharp fluctuations in oil prices in 2022 should not be expected. The price of a barrel, according to his estimates, will remain at about $ 75. “Overall, the current levels we see today are quite stable – that is $ 75 per barrel, plus or minus 10%. It…

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Why Ulan-Ude almost ran out of heat

On December 23, the authorities of Buryatia declared a state-of-the-art emergency regime after a fire at CHP-1 with a capacity of 136 MW in Ulan-Ude. This was reported by the press service of the regional government. The fire wiring as a result of a short circuit occurred around 3.30 local time and was put out…

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Putin explained the reasons for rising gas prices in Europe

Gazprom is not booking the transit capacity of the Yamal-Europe gas pipeline due to the lack of applications for gas from European consumers. This was stated by Russian President Vladimir Putin at the final press conference on December 23. “Because he (” Gazprom “-” Vedomosti “) did not book this traffic, because those of his…

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Putin fears that planes will stop flying from Moscow to St. Petersburg

Russian President Vladimir Putin has stated that the construction of the St. Petersburg-Moscow high-speed passenger highway will make unclaimed air travel on this route. “Now in Moscow it only takes 1.5 hours to get to the airport. That is why aviation on this shoulder becomes meaningless, ”he said on December 23 during the final press…

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Russia has broken the absolute record of power plant load

Russia set an absolute record for power consumption in the country’s Unified Energy System (UES) on December 22, the Energy Ministry said. According to the agency, this figure reached 159.48 GW on Wednesday. This is 2 GW higher than the previous record set in 2012 – 157.43 GW. According to the UES System Operator (CO,…

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Due to which increased oil and gas production in Russia in 2021

According to the results of 2021, oil production in Russia will be about 517 million tons, gas – about 740 billion cubic meters. m. This was announced December 22 at a briefing by Minister of Natural Resources and Ecology Alexander Kozlov. In 2020, the country, according to the Ministry of Environment, produced 50.56 million tons…

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The Ministry of Environment will start issuing CO2 burial licenses in 2022

From January 1, 2022, the Ministry of Environment will begin issuing licenses for the creation of storage facilities for greenhouse gases. This was announced at a briefing on December 22 by Minister Alexander Kozlov. “We have worked out a mechanism for providing subsoil areas for the use of greenhouse gases,” he said. He stressed that…

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Reconstruction of Terminal F Sheremetyevo will cost almost 8 billion rubles.

Sheremetyevo International Airport (MASH) is reconstructing Terminal F for 77.7 billion rubles. This is the maximum amount of the tender, the materials of which were published on December 21. The capacity of the oldest of Sheremetyevo’s existing terminals after the reconstruction, according to documents, should increase by more than 50% – from the current 8…

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Gas prices in Europe reached $ 2,200 per 1,000 cubic meters

Due to the intensifying energy crisis, Europe is becoming a more attractive market for gas suppliers than Asia. Traditionally, the gas market is referred to as the “Asian premium”, ie situations where the supply of liquefied natural gas (LNG) to China, Japan and other Far Eastern countries is more profitable due to higher prices in…

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Rosneft has adopted a green strategy until 2030

Rosneft’s board of directors has approved the company’s development strategy until 2030. The document provides for a reduction in the carbon footprint. According to Igor Sechin, the company’s chief executive officer, the new strategy will help more than double the free cash flow (FCF) by 2030 and ensure a steady rise in the company’s value…

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Gas prices in Europe are as high as $ 2,000 per 1,000 cubic meters

Spot gas prices in Europe on the morning of December 20 briefly exceeded the mark of $ 1766 per 1,000 cubic meters. m. We are talking about January futures quotes on the Dutch hub TTF. Compared to Friday, the increase was about $ 140 per 1,000 cubic meters. m, according to the ICE exchange. Later,…

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Kamchatka has abolished the requirement of QR-codes on transport

Authorities of the Kamchatka Territory will cancel the verification of QR-codes on vaccination against COVID-19 on air and road transport in the region on December 21. This was announced on December 20 by the governor of the region Vladimir Solodov. “Due to the importance of the movement of citizens before the New Year and New…

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Some of the wines may disappear from store shelves immediately after the New Year

Some wine products may disappear from stores from January 1. Representatives of several wine companies told Vedomosti about it. According to them, this is due to the fact that the authorities have decided not to extend the moratorium on 345-FZ, which amended the law on the regulation of the alcohol market. A representative of the…

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Leonid Fyadun predicted a dramatic rise in oil prices

Oil consumption will be stable until 2030, followed by a sharp decline in consumption in Europe, and from 2035 also in China and the United States. This was stated by Vice President of Lukoil Leonid Fyadun on Friday at a presentation of prospects for global energy development until 2050. But current oil projects, according to…

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The FAS wants to increase fees at airports in the Far East and Siberia

The Federal Antimonopoly Service (FAS) plans to increase the rates of regulated tariffs for services at a number of airports in the Far East and Siberia, according to draft orders of the service, published on the portal regulation.gov. These are the airports of Irkutsk, Barnaul, Vladivostok, Yuzhno-Sakhalinsk and three airports on Sakhalin – in Shakhtersk,…

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How will the UC Rusal performance affect the launch of the Taishet plant

UC Rusal has launched in the Irkutsk region the first Taishet Aluminum Plant (TaAZ) with a capacity of 428,500 tons per year, the company said on December 17. Investments in the project amounted to about 100 billion rubles, of which 45 billion rubles. – syndicated loan from VGB (30 billion rubles) and Gazprombank (15 billion…

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“The main thing is not to impose export bans on farmers”

Rusagro CEO Maxim Basov tells how the holding company has survived price regulation and makes optimistic forecasts. Share a closed article Subscribe to share closed articles with friends. Select a subscription period General Director Director of “Rusagra” Maxim Basov / Maxim Chairs / Gazette The outgoing CEO of Rusagro tells how the holding company has…

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Europe has come to terms with high gas prices for another six months

The period of high gas prices in Europe will probably last until the summer of next year. In April 2022, when the heating season in Europe ends and gas is pumped into underground storage facilities (UGS), prices will not fall below $ 1,000 per 1,000 cubic meters. m, according to Director of Research Vygon Consulting…

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“Russia, Ukraine, Brazil, India are more attractive to BlaBlaCar than France”

BlaBlaCar co-owner Nicholas Brusan tells how his company has established itself in the Russian market. Share a closed article Subscribe to share closed articles with friends. Select a subscription period Co-owner, CEO of BlaBlaCar Nicholas Brusan / Vladislav Shatila / RBC / TASS In 2003, Frenchman Frederic Mazel almost missed Christmas in the family circle.…

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“Aeroexpress” was headed by Andrei Akimov from the Moscow Department of Transport

Andrei Akimov, head of the Moscow Central Diameters Directorate (MCD) of the Moscow Central Transport Department, has been appointed the new director general of Aeroexpress, an Aeroexpress spokesman said on Monday. Akimov has been appointed CEO since December 13. He left his post in the department, a spokesman for Aeroexpress said. Prior to that, since…

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Gas prices are going up due to politics, shortages and cold spells

Spot prices (January futures) for gas in Europe on December 13 rose to $ 1380 per 1,000 cubic meters. m, which was a record increase since October 5. At the same time on December 10, according to the ICE exchange, the Dutch hub TTF futures cost about $ 1255 per 1,000 cubic meters. m. High…

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How the acquisition of “Rolf” will change the balance of power in the author

The purchase of the car dealer company “Rolf” by Sergei Petrov by the holding “Klyuchaut” from the Krasnodar Territory is the largest M u0026 A deal in the history of the national authority. In fact, the owners of “Key” will be the first and fourth players in the market. On December 13, Alfa-Bank announced that…

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Auchan has left the top 5 retailers selling commodities in daily demand

In the first nine months of this year, the Traffic Light chain ranked fifth in the Infoline FMCG Retail Russia Top ranking, which evaluates retailers who sell goods in daily demand in terms of revenue. The company earned 2005 billion rubles during this period. and moved from this line Auchan (1883 billion rubles.), Which dropped…

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Lukoil failed to get a blockchain in the Shah Deniz project

Lukoil will reduce its stake in the Azerbaijani Shah Deniz project in the Malaysian company Petronas, the Russian company said. It will fall from the previously stated 15.5% to 9.99%, and the deal amount from $ 2.25 billion to $ 1.45 billion respectively. Its closure is expected in January 2022. “The signing of these changes…

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Belousov called the EU’s carbon tax on fertilizers a barrier

The introduction by the European Union (EU) of a cross-border carbon tax on fertilizers for Russian exporters could be tantamount to a barrier duty. This was stated on December 10 by First Deputy Prime Minister of Russia Andrei Belousov at the international export forum “Made in Russia – 2021”. He reminded that Russia’s trade with…

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Vector Rail has bought out the leasing car operator Brunswick Rail

JSC “Vector Rail” (key co-owners – former CEO of the Federal Freight Company Alexei Taicher and businessman Sergei Smysl) became the owner of 100% stake in LLC “Brunswick Rail Holding” (BRH), which owns assets of the leasing railway operator, Brunswick Rail . SPARK-Interfax ”on December 8. According to these data, the received share was pledged…

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Why Poland is campaigning for a new antitrust investigation against Gazprom

The European Commission (EC) needs to initiate a new antitrust case against Gazprom. “There are a lot of tools in the antitrust investigation, the EC is well able to do it,” she said. Moscow added that Poland does not understand why the EC has not yet seen these grounds. She also stressed that Warsaw sent…

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“T Plus” has decided to increase debts and dividends

Energy company “T Plus” will adjust the long-term strategy until 2032 adopted in 2019, laying in it the ability to stably pay dividends, told reporters on December 9, its CEO Andrei Wagner. “The old strategy from 2023 assumed zeros until 2032 – when it was impossible to pay dividends. Due to qualitative changes [в стратегии]…

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Rosselkhozbank to resume financing of Ekoniva projects

Rosselkhozbank will resume financing of the holding “Ekoniva” in order to complete the construction of three livestock complexes, as well as a number of other projects, which are now in a high state of readiness, the bank’s press service said. This information was confirmed by a representative of “Ekoniva”. In particular, we are talking about…

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“Transition to new technologies may cost Russian metallurgists more than 1 trillion rubles”

Pavel Shilyaev, General Director of MMK, talks about steel prices, taxes and the impact of ESG factors on business Share a closed article Subscribe to share closed articles with friends. Select a subscription period For metallurgical companies 2021 turned out to be eventful. The jump in steel prices has led not only to an increase…

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New Year’s trips to Russia have become cheaper

Tours to the cities of Russia for the New Year holidays this year fell by 17% compared to the pre-dondemic year 2019 and 12% compared to 2020, calculated services “Tinkoff Travel” and Travelata.ru. Their representatives attribute this to the increase in the number of offers from local tour operators, as well as the introduction of…

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Parts of passengers without a QR code may not be refunded for air tickets

Airlines have proposed to exclude from the bill on mandatory QR-codes on transport the rule on mandatory refund of the ticket price, if the passenger does not have the code before departure. It is offered to return money only to those who bought a ticket at the most expensive return rate, and if the rate…

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Why oil prices are not infected with “amicran”

Oil prices have shown steady growth since December 2, when OPEC + member countries decided to maintain a monthly increase in production of 400,000 barrels per day, according to ICE. On December 2, after a ministerial meeting of OPEC + a barrel of Brent oil with delivery in February cost $ 69. On December 7,…

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The agro-industrial complex has not found 15 billion rubles to repay the bonds

AVK Finance, the SPV company of the United Wagon Company (DEC), has not been able to find funds to buy back its Series 01 bonds, the issuer said on December 8. The total amount of unpaid bond holders is 15 billion rubles. Thus, the technical default of “OVK Finance” on this bond issue, which was…

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Russia’s Investigative Committee confirms detention of Riv Ghosh co-owner

August Meyer, co-owner of the Riv Ghosh network and Yulmart, and his wife Ina were indeed detained by police as part of a criminal case on the theft of Sbera loans, which has been under investigation since 2017 by the Main Investigation Department of the St. Petersburg Investigative Committee. Leningrad region. A source in the…

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FESCO has acquired Port Haidamak to upgrade for grain cargo

FESCO Transport Group (32.5% of the shares belongs to Ziyavudin Magomedov, 17.4% – to Mikhail Rabinovich, 23.8% – to his partner, FESCO Chairman of the Board Andrei Sevyarylov), which owns the Vladivostok Sea Commercial Port (VSTC), closed a deal to buy Port Haidamak JSC with the expectation of creating a terminal for transshipment of grain…

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The structure of the Finnish post office leaves Russia

Logistics operator Tablogix has acquired the Moscow assets of the Finnish transport and logistics company Itella Logistics, according to his report. This information was confirmed to Vedomosti by a representative of Cushman u0026 Wakefield, which acted as a consultant to the deal. According to SPARK-Interfax, on November 26, Taflogix-controlled company Jurfinconsult became the owner of…

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In Russia, 2,000 pharmacies closed during the summer

In Russia, from June to September 2021, almost 2,000 pharmacies were closed, according to a report by the analytical company DSM Group, which was reviewed by “Vedomosti”. This is about 3% of all outlets operating in the country at the beginning of the summer. According to the document, the facilities closed to small and medium-sized…

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Red Wings will open a Superjet base in Omsk

Red Wings has opened a fourth regional base for its Superjet 100 aircraft, a company spokesman said on December 6. It will be located in Omsk. Today, Red Wings’ SSJ-100 aircraft are based at Yekaterinburg’s Koltsov Airport (four SSJ-100s) and Chelyabinsk (one SSJ-100). Two more Superjet companies are based at Moscow’s Domodedovo Airport. Red Wings…

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The Ministry of Transport has abandoned the idea of ​​checking QR codes when selling tickets

The Ministry of Transport has adjusted its position on the need to verify QR-codes indicating the vaccination of air passengers from COVID-19. If verification becomes mandatory, QR codes will not be required at the stage of ticket sales, the certificate will be verified only before check-in for the flight. This was reported to Vedomosti by…

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EDB to help find money for construction of Meridian highway

The Eurasian Development Bank (EDB) will be the organizer of the financing and creditor of the Meridian highway project, which will run through the south of Russia from the border with Belarus to the border with Kazakhstan. The memorandum was signed by the chairman of the bank Nikolai Podguzov and the organizer of the project…

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Oil prices rise on news of compliance with OPEC + agreements

Oil prices are rising after a meeting of ministers of OPEC + countries on December 2, which decided not to change the rate of increase in oil production in January 2022. According to the ICE exchange, the reference mark Brent fell on Thursday morning until 17:00 Moscow time quotes fell to $ 66 per barrel…

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The government has supported the three-year investment program of the Republic of Moldova for 3 trillion rubles

At a meeting in December 2, the government approved a draft financial plan and investment program of Russian Railways (RZD) for 2022 and 2023-2024. This was reported by the press service of the Cabinet. According to Prime Minister Mikhail Mishustin, whose words are quoted in the release, the government has supported the unprecedented amount of…

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Why Mardashov sells Tratsenko coal business

On December 2, Severstal told Alexei Mardashov that it had signed a binding agreement with Roman Trotsenko’s Russian Energy Company to sell Vorkutavugol, on the basis of which the coal assets of the metallurgical group were consolidated. The deal is worth 15 billion rubles. Closing is expected in the first quarter of 2022. The parties…

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“In Russia, a woman will buy a branded dress in the Familia, and tell everyone that in the Central Department Store”

Svetlana Mazhaeva joined the Familia off-store chain in 2011 as a CFO, having worked in similar positions at MTS Retail and Kachkanos Online. According to Mazhayeva, Familia set her the task of making finances as transparent and clear as possible. A year later, the company for the first time made IFRS-reporting and began to improve…

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Russia’s CEO has left Russia’s largest solar company

Igor Shahrai, CEO of Hevel, Russia’s largest solar power plant operator, has left the company, an acquaintance of his told Vedomosti and confirmed a representative of Hevel. “That’s right, he no longer works for the company,” he said, declining to comment further. A spokesman for Vedomosti, close to the company, says a new CEO has…

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