According to what Sergei Frank, the Minister of Transportation of the Russian Federation said yesterday at a press conference, the St. Petersburg seaport is becoming the largest on the Baltic Sea.
Over just one year, said the minister, its transhipping volume had grown by 50%. Mr. Frank continued saying, 'When a year ago we said this was possible, people called us dreamers'. Over the past years, the port's throughput has tripled and continues to grow.
The port's statutory capital of just over USD 10,000 is divided into 222,230 common and 90,700 priviliged shares with the face value of USD 0.03 each. The principal stockholders include Nasdor Incorporated of Liechtenstein (48.93%), the Property Managing Committee of the Administration of St. Petersburg (28.79%), and the Ministry of Property of the Russian Federation (20%).
Moscow is trying to stop Balkan countries from entering NATO. Greece eventually took measures against Russia, even though Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras had earlier said that Russia was Greece's strategic partner
The Ukrainian government refuses to abode by its obligations, rejects a peaceful resolution of the conflict, and disregards its own people, the president said