Deputy Prime Minister of Russia – Plenipotentiary Representative of the President of the Russian Federation in the Far Eastern Federal District Yuri Trutnev at a meeting of the State Commission for the Development of the Arctic, he announced what the Western sanctions had led to.
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“The severance of economic ties with Western countries has led to a reversal of traffic flows to exporting enterprises to the East, sharply increasing the load on the Baikal-Amur Mainline and the Trans-Siberian Railway. According to estimates, today the capacity deficit of the eastern landfill is more than 100 million tons,” — Trutnev said at a meeting on June 23.
According to the Deputy Prime Minister, the Northern Sea Route should take on the increased transport load.