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J/S North-Western
Shipping Company

Address 37 Bolshaya Morskaya Street,
St. Petersburg 190000, Russia
Tel. No. +7 812 312 0536
Fax No. +7 812 312 0359
Year of foundation 1923
Key personnel: Name:
Managing Director Zubarev Evgeniy
Type of business Shipping of cargo and passengers
Ownership Joint Stock Company
No. of employees 15000
Annual t/o 2 196 000 Million Rubles
Export sales % 600,000 Million Rubles
Main Export Markets Countries of the Baltic, Black and Mediterranean Seas
Bankers Industry & Construction Bank and Baltonexim Bank - St. Petersburg

J/S "North-Western Shipping Company" (NWSC) is one of the biggest transport companies in Russia.

The company as a holding structure consists of the shipping company "North-Western fleet", the ports, shipbuilding-shiprepairing yards.

The company has 500 units of self-propelled motorships. Among them there are 88 passenger vessels with total capacity of 12700 passengers, 250 "river-sea" going vessels, including 130 for foreign transportation.

The fleet of NWSC deliver cargo by the united deep waterway system of Russia, in coastal waters of the Baltic, the Northern, Black and Mediterranean seas.

Cargo ships of the company annually make more than 3500 calls to 320 foreign ports, carrying cargoes "from door to door", without transhipment to other kinds of transport.

Ships of the company are capable to carry practically all types of cargo: timber and timber products, paper, cellulose, general cargo, containerised cargo.

J/S "North-Western Shipping Company"
37, Bolshaya Morskaya Str., St. Petersburg 190000, Russia
Telex: 121038, telefax: +7 (812) 312-03-59