Rus News Journal

the Board of Ministry of Transport of Moscow suburbs has discussed questions of development of cargo motor transport

Participants of session of board of the ministry of transport of Moscow Region have discussed the project of a long-term plan of the basic actions for development of cargo motor transport and its infrastructure for 2004 - 2007.

the deputy minister of transport of region Michael Sosedov has informed that daily on roads situated near Moscow taking into account transit leave about 100 thousand lorries. On the beginning of this year in area it is registered 20 thousand owners of lorries, every day their quantity grows.

in 2003 Ministry of Transport has developed the Concept " Development of a truck transport of Moscow Region on 2004 - 2007 ". On its basis the plan of measures on development of freight traffic and truck transport infrastructures is now developed. The plan provides creation of the mechanism of economic regulation of cargo motor transport by means of a flexible tax policy. At session it was offered to stimulate with the transport tax of large and legally working carriers which use the modern technologies on the transport, allowing not to do essential harm of ecology.

in the plan preparation together with Department of transport and communication of Moscow of the technical project 4 NIR on a subject 2 is provided: " System engineering of the organisation of movement of motor transport in the Moscow region taking into account stage-by-stage carrying over of movement of cargo motor transport (first of all transit and supersize) in areas of passage TSKAD " and also gradual integration TSKAD into a network of the international transport corridors.