Volga Shipping

RU

Volga Shipping Company

Joint Stock «Volga Shipping» is a leader among Russian shipping companies operating on river and ‘river-sea’ (shallow draft) transportation market.

It provides services on the inland waterways of Russia as well as on the ‘river-sea’ and international sea routes in Europe, Middle East, North Africa, and the Caspian Sea.

We use the world’s best practices and our own ship repair assets to keep the fleet in excellent technical condition. Keeping the centuries-old traditions of the industry, we combine the highest international standards with modern approach.

The team of Volgaflot represents the center of shipping competence based on more than 175 years of the company’s history and the merger of several industry-leading companies.

Dry cargo and tanker fleet

> 250 vessels

Total deadweight

> 1,3 M ton

Annual volume of shipment

> 15 M ton

Our mission

To be a reliable partner in waterborne transport service, to ensure the safety requirements for ships and people involved in the transportation business, in compliance with international and national environmental standards and best practices.

Сompany’s share in the water cargo transportation market in 2020

Main ‘river-sea’ fleet routes includes ports in Europe, Middle East, North Africa, and the Caspian Sea.

10,2%

Dry cargo mixed river-sea navigatoin

17,5%

Bulk liquid

3%

Timber

10%

Sulfur

25%

Bulk liquid cargo

22%

Grain

5%

Fertilizers

11%

Other

15%

Ferrous metal

7%

Crushed stone

3%

Coal

Cargo structure in 2020

Bulk, general, liquid, project and oversized cargo.

Bulk liquid cargo

25%

Grain

22%

Ferrous metal

15%

Other

11%

Sulfur

10%

Crushed stone

7%

Fertilizers

5%

Coal

3%

Timber

3%

Our fleet is our key advantage

> 160 Inland fleet
> 60 Sea-river dry cargo fleet
> 45 Tankers

Main transported types of cargo

Among the regular customers are Russian and international metal producers, timber holdings, fertilizer producers, world leaders in the grain trade and oil and gas companies. The bulk of the company's transportation is carried out on the basis of long-term contracts.

Grain

Sulfur

Project cargo

Ferrous metal

Coal

Timber

Crushed stone

Fertilizers

Crude oil

Oils

Petroleum products

Chemicals