Industry

Sevastopol engineering includes two leading branches: shipbuilding and ship repair. One of the oldest enterprises "Sevmorzavod of S.Ordzhonikidze" is located in the city.

Unfortunately, at the moment the main direction of manufacture is suspended, and the staffs have been reduced considerably.

Located in the Kamishovy bay the factory «Southern Sevastopol» specialises on modernising, repair, reclassification, re-equipment of courts of all standards and classes. One of the leading enterprises of Sevastopol is a federal unitary state enterprise «The 13 ship-repair factory of the Black sea fleet of the Russian Federation». It belongs to the Ministry of Defence of the Russian Federation.

In machine industry it is necessary to mark an open joint-stock company «The sea industrial complex», an open joint-stock company " Molot factory» producing the equipment for pumps, Crimean electro-technical factory "Saturn" making electric motors, industrial group «Taurida Electric » which lets out vacuum cut-out switches. An open joint-stock company "Monsoon" has changed the profile and has adjusted the manufacture of radar-tracking transponders, satellite and ship radio buoys, goods of public use and other.

Industrial production

Industrial potential of the city complete the Balaklavsky ore enterprise and the Inkermansky open-cut mine of limestone. The Balaklavsky ore enterprise extracts flux limestone for iron and steel industry and delivers them to various metallurgical plants of Ukraine. The extraction of limestone has negative consequences such as: violation of a soil cove, ecological and aesthetic features of a local landscape. Such an extraction has open-pit mines; as a consequence open-pits practically can"t be revegetated. In order to change a current situation the owners have presented the project of revegetation of open-cast mines, providing building of recreational complexes.

Fish catching and fish processing

Sevastopol region is presented by variety of large enterprises dealing with the catching and processing of fish. Annually factories produce thousand tons of smoked and marinated production, different fish tinned food. In the Ukrainian 200-mile zone fish catching by the enterprises of Sevastopol makes 34 %, the enterprises of the Crimean region makes 21 %, altogether Zaporozhe and Donetsk make 27 %.