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Russia Eyes Annual Traffic of 80 Mn Tons via NSR by 2024

Northern Sea Route

80 million tons of goods is planned to be shipped annually via the Northern Sea Route by 2024.

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SCF's Aframax Wraps Up NSR Voyage Using Only LNG

Aframax crude oil tanker Korolev Prospect

Korolev Prospect completed its commercial voyage along the Northern Sea Route on September 2.

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Large LNG-Fueled Crude Oil Tanker to Cross NSR for 1st Time


Sovcomflot’s LNG-fueled Aframax crude oil tanker began a transit of the NSR.

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CMA CGM Pledges Not to Use the Northern Sea Route

CMA CGM vessel

Saadé said that none of CMA CGM's 500 vessels will use the Northern Sea Route along Siberia.

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Vladimir Rusanov Ships LNG to China via Northern Sea Route

Vladimir Rusanov

Vladimir Rusanov, an icebreaking LNG carrier, has completed the Northern Sea Route passage via the eastern direction.

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Maersk Eyes Northern Sea Route Collaboration with Atomflot

Northern Sea Route

Danish shipping major Maersk is in negotiations with Atomflot to use the Northern Sea Route (NSR) for sending goods. 

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Rosatom, DP World, Partners Eye Arctic Freight Traffic Rise

RDIF, Nornikel, ROSATOM and DP World signing ceremony

Rosatom, DP World, Nornikel and RDIF join forces to develop transit cargo traffic in the Northern Sea Route.

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Russia Launches Third Nuclear-Powered Icebreaker

Nuclear-powered icebreaker Ural

Ural and its sister ships are the largest icebreakers in the world.

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Rosatom to Regulate Russian Arctic Shipping

Arctic shipping

Rosatom has been granted the role of the top regulator in the development of the Northern Sea Route.

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Murmansk Shipping Inks 5-Year Arctic Coal Shipping Contract


Murmansk Shipping signed a five-year coal transportation deal along the Northern Sea Route.

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SCF’s LNG-Fueled Aframax Transits Northern Sea Route

Lomonosov Prospect

SCF's LNG-fueled Lomonosov Prospect completed a commercial voyage along the Northern Sea Route.

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Venta Maersk Completes Northern Sea Route Trial Passage

Venta Maersk - Northern Sea Route trial passage

Venta Maersk completed a trial passage of the Northern Sea Route on September 28.

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Venta Maersk Makes History as It Crosses Northern Sea Route

Vistula Maersk

Maersk’s ice-class ship Venta Maersk has navigated through the Northern Sea Route for the first time.

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Maersk to Test Northern Sea Route

Maersk Line

Maersk is about to send a containership through the Northern Sea Route.

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LNG Tanker Violates Safety Rules on Northern Sea Route

LNG tanker Boris Vilkitsky

LNG tanker Boris Vilkitsky violated a number of safety rules by entering the Northern Sea Route (NSR) with deficiencies.

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Putin: Northern Sea Route's Traffic to Increase Tenfold

Puting forecasts that the cargo traffic along the Northern Sea Route will increase tenfold by 2025.

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MOL Set on Unlocking the Potential of Northern Sea Route

Mitsui O.S.K. Lines has set sights on seizing the gains from the growth of transported goods via the Northern Sea Route.

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Northern Sea Route Handles Record 9.7 Mn Tons

The Northern Sea Route handled a record volume of 9.7 million tons of cargo in 2017.

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Spotted: SCF's New Ship Transits Northern Sea Route Alone

Sovcomflot’s new multifunctional icebreaking standby vessel Fedor Ushakov completed its first eastward ...

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Russia’s Demand for Nuclear Icebreakers to Be Determined

The Center for Strategic Development will evaluate Russia’s demand for next-generation super-heavy ...

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First Unescorted LNG Ship Transits Northern Sea Route

Image Courtesy: Total Christophe de Margerie, the world’s first ice-breaking liquefied natural gas (LNG) ...

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