2018 July 2
Russia resumes construction of TurkStream Line 2 for Europe
Russia has resumed the pipelaying operations for the second string of the Turkish Stream or TurkStream offshore gas pipeline, which aims to deliver gas to southern and southeastern Europe...
Russia taps smaller ports to keep up record wheat export pace
...Russia has so much wheat that it can’t export it all via the usual methods, so shippers are increasingly turning to a once-rare technique to get more grain on boats...
Arrest of Summa Group owners affects Novorossiysk and Vladivostok ports
Summa Group controls a number of port and logistics assets in Russia, including Novorossiysk Commercial Sea Port (25%) and FESCO Transportation Group (32.5%), which owns Vladivostok Sea Commercial Port...
2020 July 6
Low water level in some sections of inland water ways, capital intensity of fleet upgrading, high cost of fuel, tough competition with other types of transport are among the problems of river shipping in Russia. In his interview with IAA PortNews, Aleksandr Poshivai, head of Rosmorrechflot (Federal Marine and River Transport Agency), touches on these problems as well as the cruise tourism as a sector most affected by the pandemic.
Interview with Rosmorrechflot head Aleksandr Poshivai
Low water level in some sections of inland water ways, capital intensity of fleet upgrading, high cost of fuel, tough competition with other types of transport are among the problems of river shipping...Interview with Rosmorrechflot head Aleksandr Poshivai