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JOURNAL: Volume 13, No. 3, 2023, p. 405-416

HEADING: Economics and management in the Arctic zone

AUTHORS: Belov, S.V., Skripnichenko, V.A.

ORGANIZATIONS: Luzin Institute for Economic Studies Subdivision of the Kola Science Centre of the RS, M. V. Lomonosov Northern (Arctic) Federal University

DOI: 10.25283/2223-4594-2023-3-405-416

UDC: 332.1

The article was received on: 10.05.2023

Keywords: marine communications, non-ferrous metals, mineral resource center, tax revenues

Bibliographic description: Belov, S.V., Skripnichenko, V.A. Construction of the Barents-Kara mineral resource center for non-ferrous metals taking into account the development of sea communications. Arktika: ekologiya i ekonomika. [Arctic: Ecology and Economy], 2023, vol. 13, no. 3, pp. 405-416. DOI: 10.25283/2223-4594-2023-3-405-416. (In Russian).


The purpose of the study is to elaborate suggestions for construction of a mineral resource center (MRC) for non-ferrous metals and improvement of the transport infrastructure, which contributes to the effective growth of the spatial economy. While studying the conditions for construction of a non-ferrous metals mineral resource center, the authors reveal the connection with the communication system, namely the need to transport the products of mining and processing plants to consumers. In practice, the interrelation of the constituent components makes it possible to determine the appearance of tax revenues and new jobs due to the creation of the non-ferrous metals’ MRC for the economy of the Arctic and the country as a whole.


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