Turkmendenizderyayollary discussed cooperation in shipbuilding with Korean colleagues13.09.2023 | 10:39 |
The management of the agency "Turkmendenizderyayollary" held a meeting with representatives of the Korean Marine Equipment Association (KOMEA) and Koryo Shipbuilding Industry Technology. Co., Ltd. (KSIT).
The parties discussed issues related to the planning and implementation of shipbuilding projects aimed at the development of the national merchant fleet of Turkmenistan. The interlocutors paid special attention to the construction of dry cargo ships and ferries.
In particular, they talked about the construction project of two bulk carriers at the Balkan shipbuilding and ship repair plant. KSIT representatives were presented with extensive capabilities and modern equipment that are available at the Turkmen plant, capable of building 4-6 high-quality vessels per year.
Representatives of KOMEA and KSIT expressed confidence in the great prospects for cooperation, noted the professionalism of local specialists and modern technologies used at the Balkan shipyard.
This meeting is an important step towards strengthening cooperation between Turkmenistan and the Republic of Korea in the field of shipbuilding and marine industry, the agency "Turkmendenizderyayollary" stressed.
KOMEA is an association that unites 286 Korean manufacturers of marine equipment. It provides its members with various services, such as design in shipbuilding, supply of equipment and materials, introduction of advanced scientific technologies, personnel training, marketing, etc.
Koryo Shipbuilding Industry Technology. Co., Ltd. specializes in the design, construction and repair of ships of various types and sizes. The company is located in Busan, Republic of Korea, and has two shipyards: Pusan Shipyard and Changwon Shipyard.