November 17, 2019

N. Korea opens Russia-backed wharf in Rajin
New wharf in Rajin port more than doubles freight handling capacity
North Korea has opened a Russian-funded transhipment terminal in the north eastern port of Rajin, according to a report carried by the Korean Central News Agency (KCNA) on July 18.The terminal cost over $250 million to construct and can facilitate the transfer of up to five million tonnes of freight per year.KCNA said the wharf “provided another foundation for making a positive