The XI International Forum

Arctic: today and the future

December 2-4, 2021, St.Petersburg

 

HISTORY: 2020 - X INTERNATIONAL FORUM «ARCTIC: THE PRESENT AND THE FUTURE»

The freight traffic along the NSR is expected to reach 160 million tons a year by 2035

29.07.2021

The freight traffic along the NSR is expected to reach 160 million tons a year by 2035

The capacity of the ports of the Arctic basin by 2030 is planned to increase to 115 million tons per year, while freight traffic on the NSR (Northern Sea Route) will grow up to 110 million tons per year. These data are given in the materials of the Rosatom state.

The construction of the lead icebreaker of Project 10510 and a series of five Project 22220 icebreakers is to be completed by 2030. One more Project 10510 icebreaker is to be built by 2035. This will help to reach the abovementioned targets.

By 2024 the capacity of the ports of the Arctic basin is expected to reach 83 million tons, the freight traffic along the Northern Sea Route shoulg grow to 80 million tons a year.


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