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19 September 2014, 14:36

Georgian Railway to get additional revenue for methanol transit

Georgian Railway Joint Stock Company will receive an additional profit of $20 million for the transit of methanol, a chemical used as reagent, fuel, in electricity generation, etc. The company told Trend Sept. 19 that after successful talks, it was agreed to annually transport 600,000 metric tons of methanol. The Georgian Railway said it has already transported the first shipment of methanol in the volume of 5 million metric tons. “Methanol has not been transported by rail in the South...