The service of taxi order “Uber”, which recently announced about its enter the Russian market, in the near future should offer information about financial results per year. Western mass media inform that profitability amount of the service during 2013 comes to recode note $210M, and a client base “Uber” increased up to 450 thousand people.
It is important to recall the service “Uber” is a service of personal drivers, works through mobile application by partnership model, cooperating with transport companies. Payment is executed only from a credit card. Exists in 59 cities of 21 countries. In Moscow “Uber”, as in other cities of its existence will cooperate with transport companies, distributing Mercedes S-class automobiles of black color: hundreds of such automobiles will be available next year. Herewith Moscow is not the only one Russian city, where “Uber” wants to launch its service: the company will try to enter markets of Saint-Petersburg and Novosibirsk next year.
Director general of the company “Uber” Travis Kalanick has recently stated the company grows 20% per month.