Rostov Rostov port river port – port mouth, open to foreign vessels. Since 1998, the port operates an international point of the border crossing of the Russian Federation for cargo ships. Coordinating the work of various agencies and departments to implement the functions of merchant shipping in the ports of the region by the federal government agency "Azov-Don basin state Waterway and Navigation ", Rostov-on-Don, as well as departments of the Administration entity of the Federation – the Ministry of Road, Transport and Communications, Ministry of Economy, Trade, international and Foreign Economic Relations of the Rostov region. In the city of Rostov-on-Don, representative offices of the Russian Federation Ministry of Foreign Affairs and the Consulate General of certain states. The structure and composition of marine-related activities diverse and covers all aspects of this activity, such as shipping, ship chartering, brokerage, full service fleet management and technical Shipmanagement, ship agency, crewing and ship repair.
Basically, all the parent company to ensure that maritime activities are located in Rostov-on-Don, have branches and representative offices in the ports of the region. Some are located in Moscow and other Russian cities, in Rostov-na-Donu their interests are represented by General representation. The administration of the Rostov region of Rostov, a draft of a universal port. This project is a river port can be the first project on domestic waterways, considered the Investment Fund. The area is going to present an investment project in Rostov universal port for the contest, as previously presented for the competition project for the construction and reconstruction water supply and sanitation in Rostov-on-Don and the surrounding areas of the investment port developers evaluate its approximate minimum cost of 6 billion rubles. Rostov-purpose port industrial area on the left bank Rostov-on-Don, according to a preliminary conceptual plan will be developed as a multimodal transport and logistics hub. It will include industrial park, three logistics centers, 2 container terminal set of general cargo, timber terminal and complex construction industry.