On May 20-22 in Nikolaev in the exhibition center "Exponikolayev" (on Sudostroiteley Square) there will take place the XV International exhibition of shipbuilding.
As reports management of economy of the regional state administration, event is held with support of the Ministry of industrial policy, the Ministry of transport and communication, Association of shipbuilders of Ukraine.
Main sections of an exhibition: prospects of development of shipbuilding; projects and technologies, ships and vessels, boats and yachts, ship equipment, complete set and materials, port equipment, ship repair, water transport.
The exhibition purpose - increase of efficiency of use of capacities of the ship-building enterprises of Ukraine, attraction of investments into shipbuilding development, assistance to the enterprises in export and import of ship-building production, establishment and strengthening of business connections.
Last year more than 80 firms participated in the Shipbuilding-2008 and Water transport exhibition from five countries of Europe and about 6000 visitors.