Today in the Executive Committee of the City Soviet of People's Deputies the meeting of the mayor Vladimir Chaika with the Extraordinary and Authorized Ambassador of Brazil in Ukraine Antonio Fernando Cruz - - Mello took place.
This visit is dated to official visit to Ukraine president of Brazil Louise Inasio of Lula da Silva planned for December 2. Within visit the Brazilian government together with Torgovo - industrial chamber of Ukraine plans to carry out enterprise ё- mobile forum with the assistance of the Brazilian and Ukrainian businessmen. Carrying out joint business - a forum has to draw attention to economic to opportunities of Ukraine and increase interest to adjustment of direct business connections between Brazil and Ukraine even more.
The mayor Chaika in brief told the ambassador about Nikolaev as about the city which during independence of Ukraine had to pass a long way of recovery from the crisis and to come to new level:
- After disorder of the USSR there were 35% of the unemployed, and now only it is slightly more than 3%. Now in Nikolaev there are no strong social shocks. Naturally, there are problems - zhilishchno - municipal services, energy saving … But we contain the city being able, favorable for its further development, and we move to that from "the city of shipbuilders" Nikolaev became the port city.
I there was a speech about adjustment of cooperation between the countries on regional level. Present at a meeting the general director of plant of a name of 61 Communards Igor Kozyrev, the deputy director of Okean plant Gennady Manzhos and the commercial director of ChSZ Vyacheslav Misarenko revealed a particular interest to things about which the ambassador spoke.
- Brazil now takes 8-е a place in the world on economic potential, and according to the estimates of the International Monetary Fund in 2016 already leaves on 5-е. Economic interests of our country constantly increase. Nikolaev as the strong ship-building center can be base for our investments. Now voyenno - the navy of our country needs updating. The Brazilian shipyards look for partners. Brazil is a favorable business for Ukraine, - Antonio Fernando Cruz - - Mello noted. - And already now it is possible to speak about cooperation in the military sphere. Possibility of construction of the military ships in Nikolaev isn't excluded.