From April, 22 till April, 25th, 2008 in Moscow the International exhibition and conference on cargo transportations, transport and logistics «TransRussia 2008» took place which is considered to be a mirror of transport branch.
Leading players of the transport market of Russia, CIS and almost all countries of the Europe have participated in the exhibition: freight carriers, forwarding agents, operators of railways, ports and cargo terminals, manufacturers of the equipment and technical equipment for transportation, handling and storage of cargoes, customs brokers, insurance and other companies. Huge amount of participants (in comparison with the last years) and scales of this event have caused necessity of carrying out an exhibition in a new place - Expocentre on Red Presnya, in four vast Pavilions.
Among ports - participants of the exhibition the Kaliningrad port has been presented worthily. Like at the transport exhibition in Paris in March, 2008 under the joint stand «Port of Kaliningrad» the following companies have been united: «Kaliningrad Sea Commercial Port» JSC, Kaliningrad branch FSUE "ROSMORPORT", «ТB Logistics» CJSC, "ТransExim" JSC, «Mann Lines» CJSC, "Cargo Service" Ltd. Representatives of these companies, total number of 14 persons, worked on the stand and it is necessary to note, that during all these four days of exhibition everybody had enough work. Delegation of KSCP was headed by financial director Mr. Ershov.
About the interest to the Kaliningrad port speaks the fact, that already to the second day, all advertising and information materials about port (booklets, brochures, business cards) were over, and the negotiating table at the stand was never vacant. It was promoted also by the reason, that within two days of exhibition it was possible to meet and discuss any questions directly with the general director of "KSCP" Mr. Kalinichenko. The negotiations with representatives of cargo owners, freight carriers, the companies, engaged by modern logistical and information technologies, with well known manufacturers of reloading technical equipment: «Liebherr», "Kalmar", «Fantuzzi», etc.
In common repute of everybody worked at the stand «Port of Kaliningrad», participation in the exhibition «TransRussia 2008» gave a real opportunity to show to their partners and potential clients all possibilities of the Kaliningrad port, to discuss with the colleagues the most actual problems, to adjust business connection and concrete cooperation.