ABOUT THE ASSOCIATION

The Association of the enterprises of steel industry (the Partnership) is a non-profit organization, having as its members leading Russian railway equipment manufacturers which have their own foundry production.

The Association was established in 2014 by a number of manufacturers in order to protect the rights and lawful interests of its members, shape uniform technological and economic approaches to the manufacture of modern rolling stock and components, and develop market relations in the railway manufacturing industry.

Our members produce more than 45% of total steel castings for railway equipment produced in Russia, with particular focus on bogie castings for railcars with high axle loads. In 2014 Association members produced 57% of all new generation freight cars for the railway systems of Russia, the CIS and Baltic States.

Association members are among the largest taxpayers in the regions of Russia where they are based .

Our members are attentive to industrial health and safety issues and the educational and professional development of their employees. They implement a range of measures to ensure the environmental safety of their production and to protect the natural environment.

ABOUT THE ASSOCIATION