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The head of Primorye asked Putin for money on the Vladivostok-Nakhodka highway

The head of Primorye asked Putin for money on the Vladivostok-Nakhodka highway
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The Governor of Primorye, Oleg Kozhemyako, asked Vladimir Putin to include the Vladivostok-Nakhodka-Vostochny highway in the ten-year financing program and to allocate 308 billion rubles for the road. The president promised to discuss this issue with the Ministry of Transport.

The head of the region said that the Vladivostok-Nakhodka road was built 60 years ago and now does not withstand any loads, the bridges are being destroyed. At the same time, the route and the port industry annually gives about 500 billion rubles in customs revenue to the state.

According to Oleg Kozhemyako, the cost of building a new road of the first category will be 5,5% of the revenue for ten years. It will allow you to untie the transport hub, give the opportunity to enter the Asia-Pacific Region without difficulties. The President noted that 308 billion rubles is a large amount, but promised to discuss this issue.

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