JSC Sovfracht was founded in 1929
Today it is one of the largest independent freight forwarders in Russia, the parent company of the Sovfracht-Sovmortrans Group of companies.
Sovfracht provides integrated transport and logistics services, with the special focus on in rail transportation of oil products, using own and leased rolling stock.
The company is involved in the export of products Antipinsky, Usinski, Yaysky, Mariisky oil refineries, the Yaroslavl Mendeleyev refinery, TNK-BP and Rosneft refineries. Sovfracht also provides sea and river transportation of cargo, chartering, brokerage services, ship agency services and arranges cargo insurance. The company is one of the leaders in project logistics, transportation of oversized and heavy cargo, including Russian Far North.
Along with cargo transportation services Sovfracht offers its clients a wide range of related add ons: consulting, legal support, assistance in negotiations, liaison with local port and railway authorities planning and selection of the optimal route with respect to various transportation modes, benchmarking in order to enable shareholders of a client to evaluate their logistics divisions.
Sovfracht is a member of the Association of Russian Freight Forwarders, Union of Russian cargo, Baltic Exchange, BIMCO, FIATA and other organizations. In the period of 2009-2013. the company was recognized as the best national intermodal logistics operator in Russia according to the Eurasian Logistics Association.