CCTT Secretariat Participated in CCI Roundtable on Arctic Transport 22.05.2013 23:53
The Chamber of Commerce and Industry of Russia held a roundtable conference on the theme “Russia’s strategy of Arctic transport infrastructure development: a regional aspect” on 23rd May, 2013 as part the Day of Murmansk Oblast in Moscow. The event was attended by representatives of federal and regional authorities, ports, big transport companies taking part in transport infrastructure development of Murmansk Oblast.
Reports on the transport and transit potential realization of Murmansk Oblast, new sources of cargo and peculiarities of the use of the Northern Sea Route for short sea and international shipping. The participants discussed the prospects of even development of transport infrastructure of Murmansk Oblast. The importance of the Belkomur and the Arkticheskaya Gavan (Arctic Harbour) projects for Murmansk Oblast’s integration into the transport system of Russia and the global transport system was emphasized.