Besides, investments to recover and develop the system will be divided into stages, as reported by UFC Deputy Director Emilio Esposito.
One of the main railroad functions in Cuba is cargo transportation. Thanks to the implementation of this program, we expect the number of tons of transported cargo to increase up to 22.3 million in the year 2022, according to the source.
‘To guarantee such improvement, they are adopting measures aimed at reorganizing trains and transportation operations, and to achieve that hiring is in line with fulfillment of the actual working objectives,’ said UFC transportation director Ruben Gonzalez.
The largest volumes of railroad cargo are concentrated in areas such as sugar cane and its derivatives, fuel, construction materials, food and containers.