In 2009 in Nikolaev there will be a hypermarket of the largest world OBI network.
Nikolaev will be included in the second wave of expansion on the Ukrainian market of one of the retailers largest in Europe - the German company OBI. The first 3 hypermarkets it is planned to open in Kharkov, Mariupol and Odessa.
The company declared these plans after secured with a consent about partnership in Gennady Bogolyubov's this business - one of co-owners of Privatbank.
OBI - the fourth in size the retailer of the DIY format in the world. Specializes on a large format of sales of construction materials and goods for the house. The company is created in 1970, unites more than 515 shops in Germany and other countries of the Central and Eastern Europe. Revenue in 2006/2007 financial year - 5,8 billion euro.