Shipping on Ob-Irtysh Basin waterways

Shipping grain from Russia to China via Ob-Irtysh Basin waterways
Omsk River Port to arrange pilot voyage for grain exports to China by Irtysh river this year.

Not a lot is common knowledge in the west about this major inland waterway:

Malicious link blocked on my iPad when I tried to read the linked article.

Maybe this link is better:

It’s another .ru address. Sure, go ahead and try to kick the football again, Charlie Brown.

Works fine here.(Both addresses)

Both work fine in San Diego, Ca. USA.

Spring is in the air in Russia:

Don’t know where the Northern Dvina Basin is? Here is where: