Republic of Korea aims to enhance cooperation with Murmansk region by means of Northern Sea Route
Republic of Korea aims to enhance cooperation with the Murmansk region by means of the Northern Sea Route. This issue was discussed at the meeting governor of the Murmansk region Marina Kovtun held with the delegation of the Consul General of the Republic of Korea in Saint Petersburg Jin Hyun Lee. “The Northern Sea Route is 30% less time-consuming in terms of delivery of goods. The government of the Republic of Korea intends to develop cooperation with the Murmansk region by using the Northern Sea Route”, noted Consul General. Marina Kovtun briefed the Korean delegation about current status of the “Complex development of the Murmansk Transport Hub” project.