Sabetta is one of the largest Russian Arctic ports situated on the Yamal peninsula, on the bank of the Ob River . The port project was iniciated by the Russian Government as a project of strategic importance for the development of gas-rich Yamal Peninsula. The port is directely related to the Yamal Gas Mega Project. The extensive construction of transportation infrastructure is still ongoing in the scope of the Yamal project, including the Sabetta sea port . Key companies of the port development include Novatek, the Federal Agency of Sea and River Transport, and the state enterprise Rosmorport  .