Moscow. September 3. China is interested in presence of the railway in Kamchatka in the United States, according to the JSC “Russian Railways”.
“Very promising, futuristic model, where the railway goes to Chukotka across the Bering Strait to Alaska. On the one hand, included in the topology of our network (for the period up to 2050, according to the materials of the company), on the other hand, is now being presented by our Chinese colleagues, who believe that there should be a land transition to America through the far East,” – said the first Vice-President of JSC “Russian Railways” Alexander Misharin at the Eastern economic forum on Saturday.
“Of course, this is the future, then it significantly changes the geopolitics,” he added, noting that in the case of the project distance from Tynda to Washington will be “no more” than the distance from Tynda to Moscow, and “even less”.