Klaipeda Seaport

The following article is from The Great Soviet Encyclopedia (1979). It might be outdated or ideologically biased.

Klaipėda Seaport


a major warm-water Soviet port on the Baltic Sea and Kuršių Gulf.

Klaipėda seaport is the base port of Lithuanian sea shipping. It has the production and other facilities necessary to serve Soviet and foreign vessels. The port supplies ships with fuel and fresh water, as well as other material and technical assistance. Repairs can be carried out at Klaipeda. The port is also the base of a fishing fleet. Coal, petroleum, metals, cotton, and other exports pass through Klaipeda; the port receives imported goods for the national economy of the USSR.


The Great Soviet Encyclopedia, 3rd Edition (1970-1979). © 2010 The Gale Group, Inc. All rights reserved.
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