Backman-Trummer Group

Transit services

Rauanheimo is the major dry bulk transit forwarder and stevedore operator in Finland. Thanks to the functional rail connections to the Russian railways and our close customer relations, Kokkola is a gateway to the Russian market.

Railway wagon tippler



Our transit department offers forwarding, warehousing, goods handling and an extensive service network with other providers of logistics services. We use our knowledge of the Russian language and experience with local business customs to provide a comprehensive service for our Russian customers.

We provide a unique service to all our transit customers based on their individual transportation needs. Rauanheimo, the Finnish railways and the Port of Kokkola have invested heavily, and have created a very efficient and flexible service for Russian transit.

Iron ore pellets loading



Contact persons



Joakim Laxåback
Managing Director
Tel. +358 20 777 1303
Mob. +358 50 387 3303
Joakim Laxåback
Oxana Datsyuk
Specialist / Russian transit traffic
Tel. +358 20 7771 316
Mob. +358 40 1435 315
Oxana Datsyuk
Rita Klimschin
Business Development Director
Mob. +358 40 676 5152
Rita Klimschin