COMMERCIAL SHIPPING ON THE NORTHERN SEA ROUTE

@inproceedings{Drent1993COMMERCIALSO,
  title={COMMERCIAL SHIPPING ON THE NORTHERN SEA ROUTE},
  author={Jan Drent},
  year={1993}
}
Over the past eight decades the ice-infested sea route along the Russian Arctic coast has been steadily developed. Massive resources, including nuclear-powered icebreakers, have now enabled regular navigation. The western portion is kept open all year and there are through voyages between the Atlantic and the Pacific for three or four months annually. The sea route is part of an overall transportation system. Development has concentrated on transporting Siberian raw materials and delivering… CONTINUE READING