Slower growth or reduction of transportation load inside Russia because of slower industrial production in the country
Tariff limitations, insufficient compensations from all budgets, uncertainty of the tariff policy of the country regarding railway transport
Reduction of the throughput and processing capacity of the infrastructure due to increase of light running of private cars in the main directions of the railway network
Reduction of government budget expenses to support development of the railway transport leading to reduction of the throughput capacity of the infrastructure in conditions of big wear and tear and numerous bottlenecks
Stronger competition in traditional and developing, potentially profitable segments of the internal transport market. Stronger competition in the automobile, pipeline and water transportation services.
Violation of technological links as a result of sale of the blocking stake of subsidiaries and dependent companies.