Minister of the Russian Federation on the development of the Far East — the Plenipotentiary Representative of the President of the Russian Federation in the Far Eastern Federal District Viktor Ishayev believes that the implementation of the project to establish a second branch of the Baikal-Amur Mainline (BAM-2) will start next year. The press service of the envoy.
According to him, next year in the Far East are planning to start construction of the second branch of the Baikal-Amur Mainline, and this year should be completed document preparation and construction projects BAM-2.
According to the ambassador, part of the work of JSC "Russian Railways" will begin later this year. "Probably deploy project of the century, as in Soviet times, and throw it all forces need not. But if you do not build a BAM-2, did not upgrade the Trans-Siberian Railway, we will not be able to export coal, metals, production of which is increased ", — said the envoy.