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Two tankers independently crossing NSR from Yamal LNG to China

Two tankers loaded with LNG from the Yamal plant are independently travelling through the Northern Sea Route.
By Staff reporter 6 July 2018 0 31634

Two tankers loaded with LNG from the Yamal plant are independently travelling through the Northern Sea Route for the first time on their way to China’s east coast, Novatek said on Friday.

The Arc-7 ice-class Vladimir Rusanov and Eduard Toll carriers completed the ice-covered section of the journey in nine days without icebreakers escorts and are bound for PetroChina’s Rudong terminal in Jiangsu province.