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The Arctic zone today

What is the Russian Arctic zone?

The Arctic Zone of the Russian Federation (AZRF) is the northern end of the European and Asian parts of the Russian Federation, located along the shores of the seas in the Arctic Ocean: Barents, Kara, Laptev, East Siberian and Chukchi. It is Russia's longest maritime boundary.

About the Arctic Investor
2,5 million

Population of the Arctic Zone of the Russian Federation

5 million sq. km

Total space occupied by Russian dominions in the Arctic

9 regions

Making up the Arctic Zone of the Russian Federation

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Northeast Passage

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The North keeps its treasures under a layer of ice and snow
NEP cargo shipping volumes in 2019
31,5 mln t
Plans to grow cargo shipping volumes by 2024
80 mln t
NEP cargo shipping volumes to reach by 2035
160 mln t


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24 December 2020 Chibis: active in the Arctic the benefits of increased investment, despite the pandemic

It makes itpossible to allocate additional resources for the implementation of social tasks in the territory of the Russian Arctic

24 December 2020 Rules for preferential lending to residents of the Arctic zone has been approved by goverment

24 December 2020 A new resident of the Arctic zone will collect feathers and fluff on an island in the White sea

On the island of Lesnaya Osinka in the Onega district will create an ornithological station.

23 December 2020 Strategic project implemented for the Murmansk Region by a new 'Stolitsa Arktiki' ASEZ resident

A new resident of the 'Stolitsa Arktiki' ASEZ is set to build a modern, competitive, specialised bulk terminal in the port of Murmansk.

22 December 2020 The Government Approves the Rules of Subsidising the Companies that Want to Create or Rebuild an Infrastructure in the Arctic

Companies that operate in the Arctic Zone will have some of their infrastructural construction and repair costs compensated

18 December 2020 Eight thousand children have drawn the Arctic

Over the 27-day submission period, the organisers received 8,195 drawings from 7,232 artists between 6–17 years old.



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