On Saturday, Deputy Foreign Minister of Ukraine Dmitry Senik visited the State of Qatar. He got acquainted with the ultra-modern infrastructure and technical capabilities of Hamad Port, which is one of the largest ports in the Middle East and the Gulf. This was reported by the press service of the Foreign Ministry.
During the visit, he held a meeting with the port authorities and negotiations with the leadership of the Qatari company Milaha and the port operator QTerminals. The state of implementation of the agreement between the Ministry of Infrastructure of Ukraine and the Qatari company «QTerminals» on the concession of the Ukrainian port «Olvia» in Mykolayiv was discussed. The Minister invited Qatari partners to visit Ukraine to discuss prospects for expanding bilateral investment cooperation in the area of infrastructure.
The magazine «Shipping» recalls that back in August, Ministry of Infrastructure of Ukraine, the State Enterprise «Administration of Seaports of Ukraine» and the Qatari company QTerminals signed Agreement on the transfer of the Ukrainian port «Olvia» for concession to the Qatari company. The company promises to invest about UAH 3.4 billion in the development of the port.