Škoda to supply 16 trains to Estonia's Elron for CZK 3.5bn

Published: 26.01.2023 Related countries:  Czech Republic Czech Republic, Estonia Estonia

Škoda Group continues in strengthening its position on Baltic market.

The Škoda Group will deliver 10 more trains to the Estonian carrier Eesti Liinirongid (Elron) under an option to supply electric units. The first unit from this order is already in production, which now totals 16 vehicles. Production is taking place at the production plant in Ostrava. The contract with Elron totals more than CZK 3.5bn. The delivery of the first six trains is scheduled for completion by the end of 2024. The units are built on the RegioPanter platform (trains in the Czech Republic and Slovakia), which was also used in the design of trains to neighbouring Latvia.

Compiled by the team of CzechTrade office in Latvia (Lithuania, Estonia).
Source: ČIA NEWS