• 2017 September 13


    Russia. Zarubino port to be expanded for grain terminal construction

    ...Dmitry Medvedev, signed an order to expand the port of Zarubino in Primorskiy region for construction of a grain-handling terminal...

  • 2017 September 13


    LNG creates new business opportunities

    As an attractively priced fuel that can be easily transported, LNG enables profitable business in areas that are difficult to reach...

  • 2017 September 12


    Alphaliner: No Room for Overcapacity Fears from New ULCVs

    The fresh overcapacity fears in Asia-North Europe trade, sparked by the rumored new orders for Ultra Large Container Vessels (ULCV) of 22,000 TEU, seem to be unfounded...

  • 2017 September 12


    Peza eyes Russian investors

    The Philippine Economic Zone Authority (Peza) wants to tap Russian investments following its first time to participate in the Eastern Economic Forum in Russia last week...

  • 2017 September 11


    South Korea wants more Russian pollock quota in return for Far East processing investment

    Korea Trading and Industries Co, Busan Port Authority and two other local companies signed a memorandum of understanding with Alexander Galushka, minister for development of the Russian Far East, to develop the complex in Vladivostok...

  • 2017 September 11


    Global shipper Maersk sees trade growth among BRICS nations

    Containerised trade among BRICS nations saw robust growth in the first half of this year, according to the world’s largest container shipping company Maersk Line...

  • 2017 September 11


    Zvezda Shipbuilding Complex and GTT ink agreement

    Zvezda Shipbuilding Complex has signed an agreement with Gaztransport & Technigaz (GTT) to evaluate the potential for the shipbuilding complex to construct membrane systems for LNG storage...

  • 2017 September 8


    Zvezda Shipyard to bid for building Leader nuclear icebreaker

    Russia’s Zvezda Shipyard has begun the necessary paperwork to obtain a nuclear shipbuilding license, as it plans to bid for building the Leader nuclear icebreaker...

  • 2017 September 8


    China to set up $15b fund for joint projects with Russia

    China is working for the establishment of an investment fund worth 100 billion yuan ($15.3 billion) to finance regional cooperation projects between China and Russia...

  • 2017 September 8


    Sea Ports: In Good Hands

    “In the past eight months we have obviously seen an increase in cargo turnover. Comparing the results of 2017 and 2016, the growth has totaled 30-35% in the sector in the Far East”...

  • 2017 September 6


    Russia chooses adviser for sale of state grain trader

    Russia has chosen an investment firm to advise it on the sale of a controlling stake in state grain trader United Grain Company (UGC), signalling it will press ahead with the privatisation despite market uncertainty due to poor relations with the West...

  • 2017 September 6


    Ten million tons of Arctic oil through Murmansk terminal tanker

    The 300,000 ton tanker has become a key component in Russia’s oil exports through the Arctic. Less than two years after it was based in the Kola Bay, the «Umba» has handled ten million tons of oil...