In 2009, the Crimean resort regions listed in the treasury 2.3 billion UAH


In 2009, the Crimean resort regions listed in the budgets of all levels more than 2.3 billion UAH, which is 238 million hryvnia more than in 2008.

It is informed by the Chairman of the Council of Ministers of the Autonomous Republic of Crimea V. Plakida March 3 at a press conference at Yalta.

"Last year was a positive balance of filling the budget", - said V. Plakida. Also noted that in 2009 high-end resorts have been more in demand than the middle class resorts. "Quite a new way has been demanded ethnic tourism, green tourism, all kinds of car tours and trips. The composition of tourists has been slightly modified "

One of the positive moments in 2009 B. Plakida also called the increase in the number of cruise ships. "In 2009, the number of cruise ships entering the ports of Crimea, has exceeded one hundred. So for the first time took cruise ships such ports as the port of Feodosiya and Kerch port. The number of sea passengers increased by 15 percent.

He also expressed hope that the next holiday season will be successful and beneficial to the Crimea and Crimean citizens.