Following the results of last year production of shipbuilding took only the fifth place in export of the Nikolaev area (after grain crops, production of inorganic chemistry, the mechanical equipment and devices, seeds and fruits of olive plants) and provided only 6% in its commodity structure, reports Head department of statistics.
In January - October, 2008, according to the Public customs service of Ukraine, 9-ю by the enterprises of area it was exported shipbuilding production for total amount of 79 million dale. The USA that is 15% more, than for the similar period of last year. Last year foreign partners got tankers, cargo and passenger-and-freight vessels, and also tows and yachts at the Nikolaev enterprises. Cooperation was adjusted with customers from 10 countries of the world (Norway, Germany, Spain, Romania and Estonia, etc.).
Most actively JSC Nikolaev Engineering Plant and JSC GYUYS-STD Shipping Company cooperated with foreign parner of JSC Damen Shipyards Okean, GP Shipbuilding plant of 61 Communard, JSC Port — Service.