The governmental working group will be busy with development of the Northern Sea Route
9:04 23 ноября 2018
Категории: News in English
Maxim Akimov, Deputy Chairman of the Government of the Russian Federation is the head of the working group on fulfillment of the project on development of the Northern Sea Route. The decision on its creation was taken within the sitting of the governmental commission on transport, which took place within the international forum “Transport of Russia”. This information was given in the press service of the government of the Russian Federation.
As it is said in the message, the participants took the decision to create the working group on fulfillment of the project on development of the Northern Sea Route being headed by Deputy Chairman Maxim Akimov.
As we should note, the amount of cargo traffic on the Northern Sea Route grows every year. In 2017 it made 10 million 700 thousand tonnes, and by 2024 this index should reach 80 million tonnes. President of the Russian Federation Vladimir Putin set the task – the make the Northern Sea Route the global competitive transit artery.