2018 March 2
Experts: tenfold increase of Northern Sea Route’s cargo turnover possible
Building up the cargo turnover along the Northern Sea Route (NSR) to 80 million tonnes by 2025 is a realistic task, which may be achieved by developing infrastructures and the icebreaker fleet...
MOL and Russia to Cooperate on Arctic Shipping
Mitsui O.S.K. Lines, Ltd. signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) with the Russian Federation’s Far East Investment and Export Agency...
This nuclear-powered ship will break through two meter thick Arctic ice at 12 knots speed
And the president expressed special excitement about the «Lider», the projected super-powerful nuclear powered icebreaker capable of opening the thickest parts of the Arctic icepack all year round...
2021 September 20
The second phase of providing investment quotas known as ‘keel quotas’ is being prepared in Russia. It is to cover the construction of 30 fishing ships of various types. Meanwhile, Rosrybolovstvo (Russian Federal Fisheries Agency) is against imposing any standard designs of ships hoping for development of domestic designs. Providing of the new fleet with repair facilities is a separate problem.
Investment quotas allow for modernization of Far East Basin’s fishing fleet by 70%