Rail transportation

This way of transportation has an inconspicuous role in international transportation and trading but nowadays has drawn attention for some reasons and important benefits in comparison with other transportations. The benefits include:
1- Costing less than road transportation
2- More appropriate than road for transporting mass load.
3- Appropriate for long, traffic and heavy loads up to allowed extent for rail clearance envelope.
4- Safer than road.
5- More appropriate for the environment.
The inconspicuous role of rail transportation in international transportation is due to some limitations including:
1- Slower than road
2- Owing to not having access to rails in a lot of public and private places, loading in the starting point and delivering to the final location in not possible.
3- Low punctuality is another disadvantage of this transportation.
4- The high cost of rail transportation in comparison with the sea one.
Cargo handling in rail transportation is done using wagons commensurate with the cargo. Wagon is the smallest unit of a train and when they join together, the train is formed. Two types of wagons will be mentioned:
1- Flat wagon:
These wagons are also called platforms. They are usually used to carry containers, machinery and heavy cargo.
2- Covered wagon:
These wagons contain lockable roof and door which can be locked and sealed after loading. Therefore, the cargo will be protected from the sunlight, moist and other factors causing decay or damage.

By having agencies in three important rail borders of the country which are Lotfābād, Sarakhs and Jolfa, this company is an appropriate guide and prepared to provide rail transportation by these borders for your intended location.