The Baltic Shipyard has delivered the 5,800-ton Philipp Essberger chemical tanker to German firm Transocean Shipmanagement. The shipyard plans to launch a second chemical tanker for the German company soon. The value of the contract has not been made public. However, the shipyard's press secretary said that tankers of that kind usually cost between USD 12 million and USD 20 million. The tankers were designed by Norwegian firm SRS.
The Investigative Committee of the Russian Federation put the head of the contractor company of Russia's space corporation Roskosmos, Sergei Slastikhin, on international wanted list
"Washington operators of the sanctions machine ought to get acquainted with the history of Russia, to stop the unnecessary fussing," spokesperson for the Foreign Ministry said