As reports Head department of statistics, following the results of ten months of the current year production of shipbuilding took only the fifth place in area export (after grain crops, production of inorganic chemistry, the mechanical equipment and devices, seeds and fruits of Pancake week cultures) and provided 6% in its commodity structure.
According to the Public customs service of Ukraine, in January - October, 2008 by 9 enterprises of area it is exported shipbuilding production for total amount of 79 mln. dollars of the USA that is 15% more, than in the similar period of last year.
Foreign partners got this year tankers, cargo and freight - passenger vessels, and also tows and yachts which were delivered to customers from 10 countries of the world (mainly, Norway, Germany, Spain, Romania and Estonia).
Most actively JSC Nikolaev Engineering Plant and JSC Gyuys-STD Shipping Company cooperated with foreign partners of JSC Damen Shipyards Okean, GP Shipbuilding plant of 61 Communard, JSC Port — Service.