On the territory of the State Enterprise "Mykolaiv Sea Commercial Port" completed the implementation of one of the largest investment projects of the area — the transshipment of grain terminal American company «Bunge».
It is among the world's three largest grain traders. Storage volumes are 140,000 tons of simultaneous storage of grain. The planned annual capacity of 4 million tons of cargo. Total cost — about $ 100 million, according to "Marine Business news from Ukraine."
The new terminal in our seaport — one of the most important investment projects last year. Its implementation allows you to attract additional freight traffic, and this, in turn, increases the payments to the budget and create new jobs. The company «Bunge» big plans for our region and we will strongly support the effective investors ", — said the head of the State Administration Nikolay Kruglov.
According to the chairman of Mykolayiv Regional public organization "Association of the Dnieper-Bug maritime business" Basil Kapatsina, this terminal has no analogues in Ukraine in terms of automation and computerization. "But the most gratifying is that this project will be further developed. On the basis of public-private cooperation in the Nicholas Seaport will create additional capacity. The company "Bunge", taking into account the positive experience of cooperation in the coming years plans to build a whole cluster, in particular, it is about capacity sunflower seed processing and handling of liquid cargo. This is not surprising, because the logistics of agrarian market of Ukraine in respect of Nikolaev is optimal, even when compared with the large ports of Odessa "- sure V.Kapatsina.
The company Bunge Limited is a leading exporter of grain in Ukraine. It owns a majority of Dnipropetrovsk oil extraction plant, grain elevators in the Crimea and Odessa, Dnipropetrovsk, Kirovohrad regions, TM "Oleina."