Exactly today, on July 31, all procedures on change of the owner of JSC Damen Shipyards Okean have to come to the end. About it today on a telepress - conferences were reported by the head of the Nikolaev regional state administration Alexey Garkusha.
The governor hoped that "Damen Shipyards Okean", as before, will work steadily, as it - only of three Nikolaev shipbuilding plants which for many years shows positive dynamics.
However, in the first half of the year of this year growth rates of production at all ship-building enterprises of area made 138%. "Dynamics of increase in production is both on "ChSZ", and at plant of 61 Communards. We understand that level there was low, and the repeated increase in rates of production there isn't present. But the hope is given already at least by it. The branch starts leaving long crisis", - A.Garkusha considers.
But if to return to "Damen Shipyards Okean", only and it is necessary while to hope that the enterprise remains among steadily working. After all for today it isn't absolutely clear who stands behind the new owner of "Ocean".
We will remind that on March 25 this year the Norwegian ship-building group Aker Yards ASA reported that the Russian investment company FLC West gets 70% of the Aker Yards Ukraine Holding AS company into which enter ship-building shipyard in Nikolaev and two shipyards in the German Wismar and Varnemyunda.
According to Aker Yards, FLC West is a Russian investment company under control to the state with a leasing portfolio in a size. which is created for investment in strategic industries, including shipbuilding. FLC West is registered in Luxembourg and for 50% belongs to the FLC company. The remained 50% belong to private Cyprian investment company Almiar Investment Ltd. which owners eventually are private shareholders of FLC.