December, 3. Agora Freight, a digital freight forwarding company, has received a Priority 2.0 national award for the effective utilization of cutting edge technology in the ‘Tech Startup’ section. The platform was created in a tech partnership with Reksoft.
‘This year, the Priority 2.0 Award was handed to ground-breaking solutions that demonstrated outstanding business performance’ — said Vitaly Rasnitsyn, Head of the Award Committee. — ‘Tech enhancement of our economy is essential to national development goals’.
Agorafreight.com is a digital platform for multi-modal freight operations that allows its customers to digitally calculate freight routes and derive the costs of operations. Its performance results in cutting costs of expediting companies, allowing them to focus on quick quoting and optimizing the quality of services. It’s essentially a one-stop-shop for working with thousands of global freight operators and transport agents.
‘The project is able to handle complex optimization and algorithmic objectives. The system that we’ve developed compares hundreds of routes and prices in seconds and proposes the optimal ones. In essence, it’s a marketplace for logistics services, first in Russia’ — Nikolai Potapov, Chief Business Development Officer, Reksoft.