A group of railway experts visited Kryukovsky railway car building plant with the objective of analysing the producing and upgrading railway passenger cars capabilities. The analysis of is carried out in order to purchase new rolling stock.
Ukrainian Railways have prepared a proposal for the Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine, planning to place orders with Kryukovsky railway car building plant for the production of 50 passenger coaches and 15 diesel trains. According to preliminary estimates, approximately EUR 100 million are necessary for the acquisition of the new rolling stock . The amount will be borrowed from European and American financial institutions and will be guaranteed by the Government.