During the first 9 months of 2017, the TransContainer railway operator increased the volume of cargo transportation by 17.7% compared to the same period of the previous year - up to 1 million 316.8 thousand TEU (the equivalent of a 20-foot container), the company said. The fastest growth rates were in transit and import traffic. The volume of transit traffic for the reporting period increased 1.8-fold, to 89.4 thousand TEU, import shipments showed an increase of 40.4%, to 237.5 thousand TEU. Transportation in domestic traffic increased by 31.9%, to 669 thousand TEU. The volume of container transportation by the fleet of the company for the accounting period increased by 19.1%, to 1 million 230.5 thousand TEU. In the third quarter of 2017, the volume of container processing at the terminals of "Transcontainer" on the network of Russian railways increased by 16% 456.7 thousand TEU. The dynamics of processing at the company's terminals in comparison with the growth rates of the market is associated with an increase in the volume of transit and international traffic.