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Russia’s Makhachkala port blocked by silt

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Makhachkala, Russia (Ports Europe) January 2, 2024 – Since the beginning of December, heavy winds blocked the dry cargo harbour channel of Russia’s port of Makhachkala on Russia’s west Caspian Sea coast with silt. The shrinking waters of the Caspian compound the silting problem and port operations are heavily restricted. According to the acting general…

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