Ukraine approved the Strategy for development of seaports till 2038

Category: Industry
Published on Friday, 12 July 2013 09:32
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To ensure the implementation of the Law "On the seaports of Ukraine" the Ministry of Infrastructure developed and submit for consideration to the Cabinet of Ministers the draft Order "On the Strategy of development of Ukrainian seaports for the period till 2038". The Cabinet approved the document at a meeting on 11 July 2013, the press service of the Ministry of Infrastructure informs.


The strategy was developed in accordance with the Law "On Sea Ports of Ukraine" on the basis of analytical and expert advices on the current state and prospects of development of sea ports of Ukraine.


The document defines the main directions for industry development for the next 25 years.


The main goals and directions of development of sea ports, according to the Strategy are:


- An integrated development and competitiveness of port industry;


- Ensure proper maintenance, efficient management and use of the strategic port infrastructure;


- Involvement for the long term partnership of private investments for the development of port infrastructure;


- Creating the conditions for economic activities in the seaport, equal access to the services provided at every seaport;


- Ensuring the safety of navigation, life, health, and economic activities in the seaport, the safe operation of port infrastructure;


- Ensuring environmental safety in accordance with international standards.