Coordination of NCSP Group development plans with federal strategic documents on transport

The RoadmapApproved by Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev on July 11, 2016 with order No. 5011p-P9. for the Development of Seaports in the Azov-Black Sea Basin in the period to 2020 (with possible extension to 2030), as well as the development of short- and long-distance railway and road approaches to these seaports (hereinafter, Roadmap) was approved in 2016. The Roadmap was updated in 2017 and includes the following projects:

  • Reconstruction of specialized grain handling terminal at the Port of Novorossiysk
  • Reconstruction of container terminal at the Port of Novorossiysk
  • Reconstruction of cargo area terminals at the Port of Novorossiysk

The Roadmap is an outline plan combining all projects by timeframe. The Roadmap will be elaborated as project business plans and design documentation are developed.

The Russian president’s decreeNo. 204 dated May 7, 2018 “On National and Strategic Objectives for the Development of the Russian Federation for the Period to 2024 (hereinafter, the Decree) notes the need to develop transport corridors by expanding the capacity of Russian seaports, including ports in the Azov-Black Sea basin, and increasing the throughput capacity of railways to these ports.

Pursuant to the Decree, on September 30, 2018 the Russian government approved a “Comprehensive Plan to Modernize and Expand Mainline Infrastructure for the period to 2024” (hereinafter, the Plan). The Plan sets the objectives of carrying out measures to develop port infrastructure in the Azov-Black Sea basin and developing and modernizing railway infrastructure on approaches to ports in this region in the period to 2024.

The development strategy that NCSP Group plans to approve is aimed at achieving the national goals and objectives of developing the stevedoring and transport sector.