History

1843
Establishment of the Steamship Company Po Volge.
1848
Initiation of regular steam — vessel traffic along the Volga.
1859
The first navigation passenger vessels of Company — Po Volge" in the line of Kazan - Astrakhan.
1918
Nationalization of the joint stock companies fleet and formation of the State Fleet within the Volga basin.
1941-1945
Participation of the Volga Shipping sailors in the Great Patriotic War. The Volga Military Flotilla.
1954
Merger of Volga Cargo and Passenger Shipping (headquarters in Gorky) and Volga Cargo Shipping (headquarters in Kuybyshev) and establishment of the Volga Unified River Shipping Company with its headquarters in Gorky.
1994
Formation of the Joint Stock “Volga Shipping”, which is the legal successor of the Volga Unified River Shipping Company State enterprise.
1999
Formation of the Volga-Flot-Tour Company — a daughter enterprise of the Volga Shipping Company, engaged in river travel business. In 2001 the company opened branches of the Volga-Flot-Tour Ltd in Moscow, St.Petersburg and Samara. In 2011 all travel companies leasing passenger vessels from the Volga Shipping Company joined the cruise company "Vodokhod."
2000
With the assistance of the Volga Shipping Company the Volga-Flot-Tanker LLC, specialized in transportation of oil cargo along the Volga, was established.
2002-2008
Implementation of the program on construction of new river - sea dry cargo vessels. During this period 12 Russich-type vessels were built for the Volga and North — Western Shipping Companies.
2009
The Volga Shipping Company is part of the VBTH — the shipping division of the international transport group Universal Cargo Logistics Holding. The Volga Shipping Managing Company is the Transport Assets Management LLC.
2010-2012
The first stage of the river shipbuilding program. 10 heavy river vessels of RSD44 project were constructed.
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