For January - February the profit on activity and taxes of the Nikolaev enterprises in the budget of area made 252 million UAH, reports Head department of statistics.
Despite crisis processes which captured national economy and areas, in comparison with the corresponding period of 2008, the profit increased by 2,4 times.
Noticeable growth of its volumes is recorded in transport and communication, and also in the industry. Besides, activity of the construction enterprises and what are engaged in operations with real estate became profitable. Unfortunately, it should be noted that positive financial results in the listed branches are reached at the expense of only their certain representatives.
At the same time, continue to work with losses of hotel and restaurants, profit volume in metallurgical production and production of finished metal products, production of food products and drinks was considerably reduced, and also activity of light industry and the enterprises for production of other nonmetallic mineral production became unprofitable.