Volga Shipping Company
15A Markin square, Nizhny Novgorod, Russia, 603001
Tel.: +7 (831) 431?3001
Freight transportation on the rivers and lakes
One of the largest shipping companies in Russia
7 republics and 17 industrial regions of Russia
5.2 mln t - cargo volume in 2016
10 new RSD44 project ships
74 "Volgo-Don" type ships
50 tugboats with a capacity of 800 to 2400 hp
78 non-self-propelled barges
Ship repair facilities


On March 2, M/V Kapitan Kanatov left for her first voyage having marked the beginning of the navigation season of 2018 for Volga Shipping OJSC (a company of UCL Holding).
Volga Shipping Company (part of UCL Holding) is preparing 183 vessels for the navigation season, 5 more cargo ships than in 2017. Fleet maintenance facilities and ship repair yards are repairing hulls, engines, mechanisms, electric and radio equipment.
In 2017, vessels of Volga Shipping Company (a company of UCL Holding) carried 6.5 mln t of cargo, up 24%, year-on-year. Cargo turnover grew by 16%, year-on-year, to 6.25 bln t-km.
A ceremonial opening of the Volga Shipping Company (part of the UCL Holding) navigation on the Upper Volga took place on April 25th. The company vessel Volgo-Don 5050 passed through the gateway of the lock No.13 of Gorodets Hydro Power Plant and headed for Cherepovets for metal loading.
Vessels of the Volga Shipping Company delivered 5.2 mln tons of cargos in 2016, by 7% less than the previous year. The cargo turnover made 5.3 billion tkm, equal to the last year level.



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