Novorossiysk


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Novorossiysk

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Novorossiisk

(both: nô'vərəsēsk`), city (1989 pop. 186,000), Krasnodar Territory, SE European Russia, on the Black Sea. A major port and a naval base, it exports grain and oil, has shipyards, and is a major center of the Russian cement industry. It is connected the pipelines to the oilfields of Kazakhstan. The city stands on the site of a Genoese colony (13th–14th cent.) and of a Turkish fortress, captured by the Russians in 1808. The present city was founded in 1838, and the first cement factory was opened in 1882. Before 1914 it was one of the important grain-exporting cities of Russia. The city was held (1919–20) by the White forces during the Russian civil war.
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Azerbaijan sells the oil supplied via the Baku-Novorossiysk pipeline through Russia's Novorossiysk port.
Il venait du port russe Novorossiysk en route pour le port camerounais de Douala, avec a son bord une cargaison destinee aux autorites de la Republique centrafricaine ", a precise le porte-parole, ajoutant que l'inspection douaniere du navire est en cours depuis son arrivee au port de Sfax.
The Tunisian Export Promotion Center (CEPEX) has decided an automatic discount of 33% on the cost of transportation of Tunisian citrus on the new maritime line between Sfax and Novorossiysk, Russia, following a request from GIFruits (Inter-Professional Fruit Group) that reached the CEPEX on January 11, 2017.
An information day was organised, Monday in Tunis, on the official inauguration of this new link to be ensured by one ship in departure from Sfax heading for Novorossiysk and a return journey with one stop in Istanbul.
Transnefteproduct, a unit of Transneft, transports exports of refined petroleum products through the terminals of Primorsk, Novorossiysk, and Vladivostok in the Far East.
They reported that Saratov left Novorossiysk port in the Black sea towards Tartous port in Syria.
Maersk Boosts Novorossiysk With Direct Call: The port of Novorossiysk has received further boost in 2015, becoming part of Maersk Line's direct service from the Asia-Pacific.
This incremental capacity will help meet growing infrastructure needs along the heavily traveled route from the Tengiz Field to Novorossiysk.
Prosecutors in Novorossiysk also said they were pressing charges against the parents of one underage girl who was twerking with the others girls for "the failure to encourage the physical, intellectual, physiological, spiritual and moral development of a child".
St Petersburg's growth in tonnage is expected to almost disappear and containers volumes to continue contracting in 2015, while Novorossiysk is forecast to post growth in tonnage similar to the one of St Petersburg box.
Lattakia, SANA -- A Russian ship carrying a shipment of 1,500 tons of high-quality citrus left Lattkia port on Saturday evening, heading to Novorossiysk port in Russia.