VLADIVOSTOK, September 9. /TASS/. The United Shipbuilding Corporation (USC) is holding talks with foreign customers from friendly countries about construction of passenger ships, CEO Aleksey Rakhmanov told TASS in an interview at the Eastern Economic Forum.
"Yes, certainly. We are holding such talks with at least 5-6 countries," the chief executive said.
Negotiations are also being held on the possibility of organizing work abroad, including collaborative efforts, Rakhmanov noted.
"This will be one of growth drivers for us, to scale up production volume as quickly as possible. Certainly, we will attempt to maximize the buildup of cooperation ties with those ready to work with us," he added.
Organized by the Roscongress Foundation, the Seventh Eastern Economic Forum was held from September 5 to September 8 in Vladivostok. TASS was the event’s general information partner and its official photohost agency.