The project cost of the deal is estimated at $480 million. According to specialists, the bridge can be built within two years if active preparation is provided.
The project of the bridge includes building of a highway with the width of 15 metres; there will also be a possibility of the bridge’s supporting constructions` usage in case of an oil pipeline laying. The total length of the bridge will be about 4.5 kilometres.
The bridge over Kerch Strait can provide transportation of more than 10 million people a year and will make the transport way from Ukraine to the Krasnodar Region 450 kilometres less.