Sakhalin Shipping Company launched a new line service SASCO AMERICA-CHUKOTKA LINE.
America On Line — Chukotka will work trial Shipping "Simushir" and "Kunashir." Both ship with a deadweight 9150 tons and a maximum capacity of 604 containers.
Court shipping company will make regular visits to the U.S. port of Everett for the loading of containers and general cargo to deliver them in the most northern port of Russia — Pevek.
Cargo ship "Kunashir" on the eve went to the seaport city of Chaun-Chukotka 350 containers with equipment for mining companies with production in the fields of "Dome" and "May."
For the safety of ships sailing Sakhalin Shipping Company to Pevek their posting on the Northern Sea Route will provide icebreaker "Admiral Makarov" Far Eastern Shipping Company carrying the Arctic watch at Cape Dezhneva. For a short navigation Court Sakhalin Shipping Company plans to carry out between the U.S. and Chukotka four flights.
In addition, the Sakhalin Shipping Company opens a new line of SASCO CHINA-CHUKOTKA LINE.
Line China — Chukotka will serve ships steamship "Aldan", "Tobol" and "Paramushiro."
Court of similar types performed well in the transport container and general cargo. In the seaport Pevek from the Chinese port of Tianjin will be committed four ship calls.
In addition to the Sakhalin Shipping Company in the seaport Pevek navigation in 2013 will drop Court of Murmansk Shipping Company, delivering the goods on the Northern Sea Route and the court of the Far Eastern Shipping Company.
A total of 2013 dockers navigation seaport Pevek plans to process 200,000 tons of various cargo. In the most northern Russian port 49 is expected to ship calls.
Sea Port Pevek, located in Chaun Bay of the East Siberian Sea, is one of the main ports of the Northern Sea Route. Founded in April 1951. The total length of the quay wall is 499 meters. The port is accessible to vessels calling at the port water area with a draft of up to 13 m for the approach to the pier — from 7.8 to 9.3 m maximum length of vessels handled at the marine terminal is 177.2 m, maximum width — 24.55 m
Seaport is a member of the Association of Sea Commercial Ports ASOP and the most northern seaport of federal importance in our country. For achievements in providing an overload of national economic goods to the developing regions of Chukotka and Magadan region, sea port Pevek decree of the Presidium of the Supreme Soviet of the USSR from December 16, 1982 was awarded the Order "Badge of Honor".