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ProLOG-2007 logistic conference ready to launch in Saint-Petersburg


Saint-Petersburg, 26 July 2007 ProLOG 2007 transport logistic conference organizing committee announced close up of the conference schedule. The topic of the conference this year will be Transport and warehouse logistics market: from Europe till China. The event will be held August 29-30 at the Corinthia Nevsky Palace Hotel in St. Petersburg. Vedomosti, the largest Russian business daily in co-operation with transport-logistic group Eurosib, organizes the conference.

Plenary session will be attended by Alexander Misharin, Deputy Minister Transports, Russian Federation, Moussa Panakhov, Deputy Minister Transports, Azerbaidzhan, Vadim Morozov, vice-president, Russian Railways, Gennady Bessonov, General secretary of the International TransSib Council, Vladimir Nikonov, vice-governor of Novosibirsk region, representatives of transport authorities of Finland, Germany and China, representatives of transnationals Maersk and Schenker.

The topics of the panel discussions are forced by the wage of time: the first panel will focus on terminal network development and cargo containerization, the second- Europe-China cargo traffic.

Representatives of NYK Logistics, GEFCO, Chery Motors, General Motors, Trans Rak, Cronos Containers, Bang&Bonsomer Group Oy, Vneshcontact, Port of Sillamäe, Ust-Luga Co., Ge Seaco Services, Transcontainer, Taiga Shenyang, Baltic Forestry Holding and others, will also attend the sessions.

Eugenia Streltsova, the project manager from the party of Eurosib speaks out: The main difference of ProLOG from other conferences is that this event is aimed first of all at the disputes around practical issues, not theory. Our conference will be hold strongly in the business communication format. We bring together market players bilaterally interested in high quality cargo transports and warehousing: freight owners and logistic providers, therefore to establish links of understanding, awarenesses and needs of both parties. The latest  news and novelties in the legal framework, new transport corridors and economy forecasts will be displayed by officials from participating countries, such issues are  highly important for the long term strategic marketing in companies.

The conference will provide also possibilities for business contacts at the business point: guests and participants may arrange business meetings with several companies and organizations
The conference will be finalized by a visit to Predportovy distriport.

Media contacts: Olga Kouznetsova <>,
tel. +7 (812) 326 81 11

Vedomosti business daily

 Vedomosti business daily is a joint project led by worlds biggest business media Financial Times and The Wall Street Journal. In co-operation with Russian Independent Media Publishing, they are issuing Vedomosti since 1999.
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About Eurosib Group Transportation business
 Eurosib counts among largest Russian transport logistic companies, it commands a rolling stock of 10 500 wagons and 6 600 TEU.
 In 2006, the turnover of Eurosib Group transport companies made 469,4 mln. USD.
To learn more about Eurosib Group visit

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