Presidents of Finland and Russia meet to discuss cooperation in Shipbuilding

June 17, 2015

During a joint press conference on the 17th of June 2015, the Presidents of Finland and Russia discussed international cooperation in the field of shipbuilding.

“Joint work continues in the field of shipbuilding, and this is made possible thanks to the acquisition in December of last year, the United shipbuilding Corporation 100% stake in a Helsinki shipyard”, – stated in the message of the Kremlin press service.

It is noted that the production capacity volume until 2017 total orders of approximately $800 million.

In March of this year, a ceremony in Helsinki was held for the launching of the icebreaker “Murmansk”, built for Rosmorrechflot.

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