News and Press Releases

  • Portinvest Holding employees volunteer for “Clean City” event

    12 April 2014

    On April 12, PORTINVEST Holding employees volunteered to join the SCM Group “Clean City” event that took place in the nationwide cleanup day. 

  • PORTINVEST proposes creation of expert council within parliamentary committee on transport and communication

    2 April 2014

    PORTINVEST Holding Chief Executive Officer Alexandr Smirnov put forth a proposal to establish an expert council within the parliamentary committee on transport and communication, which would on a permanent basis consist of industry association representatives, international consultants, representatives of international financial institutions, as well as company executives involved in the port business. 

  • Alexandr Smirnov proposes giving part of port dues to city coffers

    25 March 2014

    PORTINVEST Holding General Director Alexandr Smirnov suggested taking after examples in Europe by having a portion of port dues paid to the Seaports Administration of Ukraine forwarded to the city treasury, while speaking on March 21 in Odessa at a gathering of private stevedoring and shipping agent companies. 

  • SCM publishes full version of 2012 sustainable development report

    13 February 2014

    SCM Group, of which PORTINVEST Holding is a part, published the complete version of its 2012 sustainable development report based on Global Reporting Initiative standards and which was independently reviewed by global auditor Ernst& Young. The report included for the first time PORTINVEST Holding’s social responsibility report and measures that it took in sustainable development where it has a presence. 

  • PORTINVEST recognizes pioneering potential of future dockers

    11 February 2014

    Portinvest took stock of the student paper contest titled, “Fairway to success: A course on innovation.” Among the works submitted to the competition committee, three were marked the best. Their authors are students of the Odessa National Polytechnic University and the ONMA Azov Sea Institute. Portinvest awarded them with diplomas and gift certificates.