QUALITY OF THE TRANSPORT PROVISION IN THE RUSSIAN FAR EAST: ITS POTENTIAL AND PROSPECTS FOR DEVELOPMENT*
Demyanovich I. V.
Demyanovich, Irina Vasilievna – Candidate of Science (Economy), Doctorate Fellow at the Far East State Transport University (Khabarovsk).
The paper considers the present-day state of the railways in the Russian Far East with special regard of their specific features. The author distinguishes quality criteria of transport provision of the region with the railways services. The paper also gives an account of the major directions of cooperation between OJSC "RZhD" (Russian Railways) and the regions of the Far Eastern Federal District and provides evaluation of the interest of the OJSC "RZhD" in the economy of the region with employment of the mathematic simulation methods.
Key words: quality management, regional policy, transport services, quality of transport provision, railways, Far East.