Within January - August, 2008 in construction branch of area the positive tendency to increase in volumes of construction works was observed - the gain in all reporting periods made from 2% to 30%. In September of the current year in area prompt decrease in construction activity is registered - the volume of construction works in comparison with September of previous year decreased almost twice.
In nine months by the enterprises of area it is executed works in established prices for 921 million UAH that is 7% less in comparison with the similar period of 2007. In the reporting period every fifth enterprise didn't work, and from among the working - every second lowered amounts of works.
The prevailing part of works is executed by builders of the regional center and Yuzhnoukrainsk (more than 91% of regional volume) where nearly three quarters of the enterprises of a construction complex are concentrated.
Reduction of volumes stroitelno - installation works is recorded in 14 territorially - administrative units of area and occurred on such main types of construction activity, as construction of buildings and constructions, installation of the engineering equipment of buildings and constructions and completion of construction. Specific weight of the works performed by the enterprises for these kinds of activity, in all-regional volume made 99%.
At the same time, increased amounts of works builders of the city of Voznesensk, the regional center and the Krivoozersky area.
On nature of construction the main part (81% of total amount of the performed works) is the share of new construction, reconstruction and modernization, other - for repair work.
Construction was conducted not only in the Nikolaev area, but also beyond its limits: in the Dnepropetrovsk, Donetsk, Zaporozhye, Kiev, Odessa areas and the Autonomous Republic of Crimea.