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Belarus reports increased cargo containers export to China

Minsk, Belarus (PortSEurope) January 9, 2023 – Belarus reports increased cargo containers export to China, according to Belta, the national news agency....

Sanctions force Belarus to use Russian inland waterways

Minsk, Belarus (PortSEurope) December 29, 2022 – Belarus and Russia have signed an intergovernmental agreement on navigation along the inland waterways...

Ship insurers are cancelling war risk cover for Russia, Ukraine and Belarus

Vienna, Austria (PortSEurope) December 28, 2022 – 12 of the 13 members of the International Group of P&I Clubs will no longer secure reinsurance for...

Belarus Railways officials in Moscow to discuss transport corridors

Moscow, Russia (PortSEurope), November 23, 2022 – Belarus Railways officials are in Moscow to discuss East-West and North-South international transport...

Belarus signs trade contracts with Russian port-city of Astrakhan

Vienna, Austria (PortSEurope) October 28, 2022 – Belarus has signed trade contracts with Russian port-city of Astrakhan, says Belta, the Belarus...

Belarussia cargo is redirected to the Russia’s Caspian Sea

Olya, Russia (PortSEurope) September 11, 2022 – Belarusian is redirecting cargo to the Russia’s Caspian Sea ports due to international sanctions. Huge...

Konecranes has suspended its businesses in Russia and Belarus

Vienna, Austria (PortSEurope) March 8, 2022 – Konecranes, a Finnish company specialising in the manufacture and service of cranes and lifting equipment,...

Belarus seeks Russian support for new Baltic Sea port

Vienna, Austria (PortSEurope) February 21, 2022 – With the backdrop of the Ukrainian crisis, Belarus President Alexander Lukashenko held talks with...

2021 on the New Silk Road: integration of infrastructures, technologies and expertise

By the end of 2021 the volume of railway container transportation between Europe and China will make one million standard containers (TEU). Integration...

Belarus seeks port cooperation from Russia to maintain exports

Minsk, Belarus (PortSEurope) September 14, 2021 – In an interview with the Belarus-1 TV channel, the Prime Minister of Belarus Roman Golovchenko said...

UTLC ERA tests new corridor for goods delivery by express container trains from China to Europe

The new service will allow to diversify cargo flows and reduce the load on the border infrastructure – December 28, 2020 United Transport and Logistics...

Belarus eyeing seaport in Romania’s Constanta for export promotion

Constanta, Romania (PortSEurope) November 20, 2020 – Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of Belarus to Romania Andrei Grinkevich has visited...

Prime Minister of Kazakhstan chairs meeting of the Board of the Eurasian Development Bank

Prime Minister of Kazakhstan Askar Mamin chaired a meeting of the Council of the Eurasian Development Bank (EDB) via video conference – June 30, 2020 The...

Ukraine and Belarus take steps to realise restoration of river E-40

The project for restoration of the river E-40 has come to the stage of practical realization, Vladislav Krykliy – February 6, 2020 The project for...

Digital Transport Corridor workshops take place in Belarus, Ukraine and Lithuania

Digital Transport Corridor working meetings were organised by the EU4Digital Facility in Belarus, Ukraine and Lithuania on 25, 26 and 28 November. The aim of...

EBRD to help Belarus upgrade key transport corridors

EBRD – December 3, 2019 The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) is to furnish a loan of €259 million for upgrades of key...

Serbia signs free trade agreement with Eurasian Union

Government of Serbia – October 25, 2019. Prime Minister of Serbia Ana Brnabic has signed in Moscow a Free Trade Agreement between Serbia and the Eurasian...