Novotech-Terminal has begun construction on a new grain terminal in the Odessa commercial seaport, according to a report from UkrAgroConsult. The terminal will have the capacity of 3 million tonnes per year.
Financially, the terminal construction was supported by Pivdenny Bank together with Llc Novotech-Terminal’s leasing partner Tekom-Lease.
The new grain terminal will be located on the port’s berths n. 25 and n. 26 and will be able to accommodate vessels with lengths of up to 250 meters and draughts of up to 11 meters. The terminal will comprise a port elevator with a storage capacity of up to 110 tonnes. The construction is planned in four stages and is expected to be completed in 2019.
The construction project already has passed all required examinations and approvals, according to UkrAgroConsult. The land site for the projected construction has been leased out by the Odessa state regional administration for a long term.