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Sanctions force Russia to buy foreign-made cargo ships

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Moscow, Russia (Ports Europe) May 30, 2023 – Forced by Western sanctions and the inability of local shipyards to construct new vessels fast enough, Russian President Vladimir Putin admitted the possibility of purchasing foreign ships. This was announced during a meeting with members of the public organisation Delovaya Rossiya. It is expected that the orders…

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