Rosatom has exceeded the plan for the volume of traffic along the Northern Sea Route
The indicator exceeded the figure of 26 million tons of cargo.
According to the Directorate of the Northern Sea Route, by November 15, the volume of cargo transportation exceeded the plan for 2019. According to Rosatom, the indicator exceeded the figure of 26 million tons of cargo.
Last year, the volume of traffic in the NSR amounted to 15.9 million tons, and the total number of goods amounted to more than 20 million tons.
The increase in cargo traffic this year was made due to the Yamal LNG project, as well as from the oil shipped from the terminal of the Novoportovskoye field «Arctic Gate»
According to the tasks set by the President of Russia, the volume of traffic along the Northern Sea Route should reach 80 million tons by 2024.