2021 September 15
MOL orders 4 LNG carriers to serve Novatek
Japanese shipping heavyweight Mitsui O.S.K. Lines (MOL) has ordered four newbuilding liquefied natural gas (LNG) carriers to serve Novatek Gas and Power Asia, a subsidiary of Russia’s PAO Novatek...
2021 September 10
Turkmenistan oil transit via Russia to halve from Oct as Vitol redirects flows
International trading firm Vitol and Azerbaijan’s state SOCAR have agreed to transport Turkmen oil volumes via Baku-Tbilisi-Ceyhan (BTC) pipeline...
Russia says construction of Nord Stream 2 completed
Russia's state-controlled gas giant said Friday it has completed the construction of the Nord Stream 2 gas pipeline to Germany...
Novatek CEO blames bad Russian quality for troubled start of fourth train
Speaking to reporters at the Eastern Economic Forum in Vladivostok last week, the CEO confirmed that Train 4 at the Yamal LNG in Sabetta works poorly...
2021 September 8
Eastern Economic Forum in Vladivostok Ends With Nearly $50 Billion in Investment Deals
Established in 2015, the forum aims to expand international cooperation in the Asia-Pacific region and attract national and international investors to Russia's Far East...
Moscow vies for Arctic clout with nuclear icebreaker fleet
Russia hopes to boost traffic through the route from nearly 33 million metric tons of cargo in 2020 to 80 million metric tons by 2024 and 160 million by 2035...
DP World begins study into Vladivostok container terminal
Dubai’s global port operator DP World and Russian logistics company Fesco are planning to build a container terminal in Vladivostok to service the growing Arctic route...
2021 September 7
DP World, FESCO team up on new container berth in Vladivostok to support NSR
Dubai-based port developer and operator DP World has agreed to jointly study with FESCO, Russia’s largest intermodal transport operator, the technical and economic conditions for developing a new container berth in the far east of Russia...
2021 September 3
Vladivostok Port set to become container hub for Northern Sea Route
Russian transport company Fesco Transportation Group and Atomenergoprom JSC, part of Rosatom, plan to create a transport and logistics hub at the Vladivostok Commercial Sea Port...
Nornickel in LNG-fueled icebreaker deal
Russian nickel and palladium mining company Nornickel has signed a deal to build an LNG-fueled icebreaker to escort ships carrying its cargo on the Northern Sea Route...
Novatek, Japan to work together on ammonia, hydrogen and CCUS projects
Russian natural gas producer PAO Novatek and the Japanese government have signed a memorandum of cooperation on ammonia, hydrogen and carbon capture, utilization and storage...
Sovcomflot, Novatek, FESCR to develop ship repair cluster in Far East
PAO Sovcomflot, Smart LNG and Far Eastern Shipbuilding and Ship Repair Center entered into a trilateral agreement to cooperate on the development of a ship repair cluster in Russia’s Far East...
2021 October 22
In almost 10 month of the year, cargo turnover on inland water ways of the Azov-Don Basin decreased by 1 million tonnes versus the same period of 2020. Transportation of agricultural goods and sulphur has reduced by almost a half with the decrease demonstrated by other types of cargo as well.
No grain, no sulphur: reduction of cargo traffic in Azov-Don Basin