Government of the Arkhangelsk Region and PJSC Sovfracht
The subject matter of the agreement is the establishment of partnership between the Parties for the purpose of:
– long-term, efficient and mutually beneficial cooperation in setting up a system for coordination of uninterrupted multimodal transportation in the Russian Arctic;
– support, development and improvement of the sea and coastal port transport infrastructure in the Russian Arctic and of Russian transport and logistics enterprises working in the Arctic and along the Northern Sea Route;
– development of the Arctic transportation system in the Russian Federation, advancement of transport in the Arctic along the Northern Sea Route utilizing the infrastructure of Russian ports and the fleet of Russian shipping companies; expansion of integrated projects for the development of Russian Arctic, including those being implemented and scheduled for implementation in the Arkhangelsk Region, such as Construction of the Belkomur Railway, Construction of Northern Deep-water Site of Arkhangelsk Seaport, and Development of Argentic Lead-Zinc Deposit field Pavlovskoye on the island of the Uzhniy island of the Novaya Zemlya Archipelago.
Representatives of the parties signing the agreement
Igor Orlov, Governor of Arkhangelsk Region
Dmitry Purim, General Director, Chairman of the Management Board, Sovfracht