Time left till opening of the Forum:
45 days 6 hours 26 minutes
May 11, 2012
May 17 at 13:00 in the agency ”Interfax” (st. 1-ya Tverskaya-Yamskaya 2, Building 1, 2nd Floor, Press Room) will hold a press conference on the opening of the III International Forum ”Marine Industry of Russia”.
May 02, 2012
Greeting the Deputy Minister of Industry and Trade of the Russian Federation D.V.Manturov greeted the participants, guests and organizers llI International Forum ”Marine Industry of Russia”
In Sea and River Ports section, you can find detailed information on Forum participants engaged in activities related to ports and port installations, facilities and equipment as well as information on ports. Also, there are news, news stories and a brief overview of the port infrastructure. For receiving information, select necessary subsection.
The first ports emerged synchronous with the beginning of the shipbuilding and navigation. At first, they emerged only in navigable bays, creeks, river mouths, on the shores protected by islands, etc. With raise in amount of cargo transported via water, the need for new ports construction appeared. Technological expansion permitted to construct ports where there is no natural protection from commotion and the water is not sufficiently deep. So, port facilities grew more complex and developed. Today, they are huge complex systems of constructions, devices and mechanisms.
Currently in Russia, there are over 50 large sea ports at 9 seas and the Pacific Ocean. Besides, there are about 150 river ports at large navigable rivers playing a key role in functioning of the transport infrastructure of the country.
Russian sea and river ports are main centers of transportation and distribution of the international and domestic commerce benefitting development of the economy of the country. Currently in Russia, there are over 50 large ports at 9 seas and the Pacific Ocean. More information…
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