Russia seeks Chinese support in developing Arctic shipping routes

//Russia seeks Chinese support in developing Arctic shipping routes

Russia seeks Chinese support in developing Arctic shipping routes

Russia wants to team up with China to build an Arctic shipping route, its ambassador to Beijing has said.Moscow recently set out an ambitious programme to build new ports and other infrastructure facilities to increase cargo shipments across the Arctic, also known as the Northern Sea Route.Russian ambassador Andrey Denisov told the South China Morning Post that negotiations over the supply of Russian gas to China through a route known as Power of Siberia 2 were at an advanced stage.“Almost…

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