Interaction Order

The Ukrainian Sea Ports Authority is interested in organising cooperation with potential investors for the implementation of joint / related infrastructure projects port industry development, as well as increased cargo handling in ports.

Areas of possible cooperation to the Ukrainian Sea Ports Authority:

— construction or reconstruction and further operation of hydraulic structures (berths, pier, moles, waves breakers, and other shore-proofing structures);

— construction or reconstruction and further operation of seaport terminals or transhipment complexes;

— construction or reconstruction and further exploitation of underwater hydraulic engineering structures (water areas of sea ports, raids, operating areas of sea ports).

Main forms of interaction between the state and business in the port activity field are:

– Concession
– Lease
– Joint ventures
– Investment project engaging the budgetary finances or without involvement of state support (private investments)

Concession

Concession embodies process of providing for the public needs by the authorized executive body or local self-government body on the basis of a concession agreement on a fee and time-scheduled basis to a legal entity or individual (business entity) a right to create (build) and (or) manage (operate) the concession object (timely paid ownership), subject to the acceptance by the entrepreneurial activity subject (concessionaire) of obligations for the creation (construction) and (or) management (exploitation) of the concession object, property liability and possible business risk.

Principal Laws and regulations:

Investment project engaging the budgetary finances or without involvement of state support (private investments)

Investment project is a complex of measures (organisational, legal, administrative, analytical, financial and engineering), determined on the basis of the national system of values and tasks of innovative development of the national economy and aimed at the development of individual industries, sectors of the economy, production, regions, implementation of which is carried out by the subjects of investment activity using values in accordance with the provisions of the current legislation.

Obligatory state expertise is compulsory to investment projects implemented with the involvement of budget funds, funds of state enterprises, institutions and organisations, as well as at the expense of loans provided under state guarantees, other state support for the implementation of investment projects.

Principal Laws and regulations: