Negotiations with CCCC on Primorye-1 and Primorye-2 cooperation to continue in three months – Yury Trutnev
Russian authorities see the development of international transport corridors Primorye-1 and Primorye-2 through cooperation with the foreign partners, particularly with China Communications Construction Company Ltd. (СССС), Yury Trutnev, Deputy Prime Minister of the Russian Federation - Presidential Plenipotentiary Envoy to the Far Eastern Federal District, told IAA PortNews at the final press conference of the VI Eastern Economic Forum.
According to Yury Trutnev, negotiations with the management of CCCC, one of the global leaders in designing and construction of transport infrastructure facilities, were held at the Forum and will continue in three months in Peking.
International transport corridors Primorye-1 and Primorye-2 run across the Free Port of Vladivostok and link China’s Heilongjiang and Jilin provinces with the seaports of the Primorsky Territory.
The projects provide for modernization of near-border infrastructure including construction and expansion of ports, check points, highway and railway infrastructure. They also foresee streamlining of border procedures for transit cargo from both Russian and Chinese sides. International experts say cargo flow through Primorye-1 and Primorye-2 is estimated at 45 million tonnes of grain and containerized cargo by 2030 (23 million tonnes of grain and 22 million tonnes of containerized cargo, 1.8 million TEUs).
China Communications Construction Company (СССС) is a global group of companies engaged in the design and construction of transportation infrastructure, dredging and heavy machinery manufacturing business. It covers the following business aspects: port, terminal, road, bridge, railway, tunnel, civil work design and construction, capital dredging and reclamation dredging, container crane, heavy marine machinery, large steel structure and road machinery manufacturing, and international project contracting, import and export trading services. The company has 120 representative offices in 90 countries worldwide. Representative office in Russia was opened in 2015.
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