NSR

2019 October 21

17:50 Two LNG-powered Sovcomflot tankers successfully completed voyages along Northern Sea Route

2019 October 18

17:00 First grain shipment via Sabetta port expected in July 2020 – RF Ministry of Agriculture

2019 October 14

17:57 Rosatom set to have its plan for development of NSR infrastructure till 2035 to be approved by RF Gov't before year end

2019 October 8

13:55 Dredging at Utrenny terminal under Yamal LNG 2 project to be completed in October

2019 October 7

11:45 Naming of Sovcomflot’s new Arctic shuttle tanker held in Vladivostok

2019 October 2

14:20 Yamal LNG increased shipments to Asian Pacific markets via NSR

2019 September 27

15:23 Equipment of Volgogradneftemash for winter diesel production delivered to Omsk Refinery by NSR

2019 September 9

11:39 Sovcomflot participates in the first working meeting of the Northern Sea Route Public Council

2019 September 3

16:56 Sovcomflot’s crude oil tanker becomes the first to cross Northern Sea Route using LNG fuel

2019 August 27

17:50 Large-capacity crude oil tanker to cross Northern Sea Route on LNG fuel for first time

2019 August 26

14:40 Nuclear-powered container carrier Sevmorput to use NSR for fish delivery from Kamchatka to Saint-Petersburg

2019 July 26

11:27 Rosatom prepared and approved draft plan for development of NSR infrastructure till 2035 (document)

2019 July 25

11:14 LNG carrier “Vladimir Rusanov” opens the Northern Sea Route 2019 navigation period

2019 July 18

11:31 RF Deputy PM Maksim Akimov set a task to begin dredging in the Gulf of Ob not later than on 1 August 2019

2019 July 8

09:34 Rosatom looks into construction of 30 nuclear-powered container carriers for Northern Sea Route

2019 June 6

17:40 MOL and Makarov University sign MOU on cooperation in Northern Sea Route operations and cadetship programme
15:13 Construction of deep-water container terminal in Kamchatka to begin in 2024

2019 May 23

17:44 CNIIMF forecasts NSR cargo traffic to reach 100 million tonnes by 2035

2019 April 29

17:13 RF Government approves project on construction of LNG transshipment facility in Murmansk Region

2019 April 16

16:16 Gazprom Neft implements world’s first ever digital Arctic-logistics management system

2019 April 12

10:49 RF Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment plans enhancement of hydrometeorological support on NSR

2019 April 9

12:45 Rosatom: year-round navigation on Northern Sea Route to be ensured by 2030

2019 April 1

14:40 RF Government signed Decree on expansion of Sabetta seaport

2019 March 29

10:28 RF President ordered to allocate additional resources for construction of LNG terminal in Sabetta

2019 March 28

12:36 NSR cargo traffic amounted 20.2 million tonnes in 2018, twice as much as in 2017

2019 March 20

12:49 RF Government approves implementation plan for construction of Kamchatka LNG terminal

2019 March 18

16:38 RF Government allows LNG transportation along Northern Sea Route by certain foreign ships

2019 March 5

13:53 Nuclear-powered LASH carrier / container carrier Sevmorput to make two NSR voyages with fish in 2019

2019 February 20

16:46 VTMS, AIS and Pilotage Service on the Northern Sea Route to remain under Rosmorport’s control

2019 February 6

12:33 Preferential system to be created in the Arctic – Yury Trutnev

2019 January 25

15:37 NSR development roadmap to be elaborated and submitted to RF Government’s Transport Commission
11:29 Future demand for vessels to carry cargo on NSR estimated at 74-76 units by 2024

2018 December 28

11:00 RF President signs law on Arctic administration

2018 December 18

09:31 Rosatom drafted Rules for providing navigational and hydrographic support in NSR waters

2018 December 12

17:14 Comprehensive plan for NSR development to be ready by February 2019 – Yevgeny Ditrikh

2018 December 11

14:48 Draft law on Arctic administration approved in the third reading by Russia’s State Duma

2018 December 7

16:02 Orange Business Services keeps Arctic Shipping Company fleet connected along the Northern Sea Route

2018 December 5

18:16 Significant reduction of financing under national plan for mainlines development to affect NSR – Yury Tsvetkov
14:47 Rosatom to start drafting a plan for comprehensive development of NSR infrastructure in 2019
13:30 Rosatom forecasts NSR cargo traffic to grow by 60% to 29 million tonnes in 2019

2018 December 4

13:33 Draft law on Arctic administration approved in the second reading by Russia’s State Duma

2018 November 21

12:49 Commercial speed of 10-12 knots to be ensured for cargo shipments along the Northern Sea Route – Vyacheslav Ruksha

2018 November 20

17:18 Atomflot: first delivery of fish by NSR expected in summer-autumn season of 2019

2018 October 31

13:30 New-generation LNG-fuelled Aframax tanker Lomonosov Prospect successfully completes NSR voyage

2018 October 30

14:02 LNG-powered icebreakers to compensate deficit of nuclear-powered icebreakers on the Northern Sea Route – FSUE Atomflot

2018 October 29

12:07 Proposals on support of LNG shipments by NSR to be submitted to RF Government by 20 November 2018

2018 October 26

10:39 NSR cargo traffic to be increased to 80 million tonnes – Alexander Novak

2018 October 25

11:22 Regular shipping line can be organized for fish deliveries from Russia’s Far East

2018 October 19

09:29 Expert forecasts more favorable ice situation on Northern Sea Route for 30 years ahead

2018 September 12

09:44 NOVATEK and Atomflot sign agreement on construction of LNG powered icebreakers

2018 September 6

18:00 Russia to design unmanned icebreaker and unmanned cargo carrier for Arctic waters

2018 July 25

09:42 Draft law on NSR administration approved in the first reading by Russia’s State Duma

2018 July 24

17:16 Vyacheslav Ruksha appointed as Deputy Director General of Rosatom, Director of NSR Directorate

2018 July 10

15:35 Draft law on Rosatom’s authorities in Northern Sea Route development submitted to State Duma

2018 July 6

11:21 LNG carriers are completing the Northern Sea Route passage

2018 June 29

13:43 RF Transport Ministry plans developing NSR together with Rosatom – Yevgeny Ditrikh

2018 June 20

17:33 Rosatomflot extends its winter-spring navigation period amid challenging ice conditions

2018 May 22

12:42 IMO approves joint RF/USA proposal on regulation of shipping in the Bering Strait (photo)

2018 May 17

10:56 Russia’s Accounts Chamber not to back draft law of Rosatom on NSR and Arctic infrastructure

2018 May 8

09:34 Vladimir Putin gives instructions to RF Government on development of transport corridors and NSR
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