(QHA) -

India has expressed interest in cooperation with several Crimean industries in pharmaceutical manufacture, shipbuilding and food production, Crimean Prime Minister Sergei Aksenov told in interview to Sputnik news.

"Our shipbuilding capacities are interesting for representatives of Indian business, the possibility of fishing in our waters, the building of a factory for processing buffalo meat, organization of food supply from India to the Crimean republic. Those are the main directions we discussed [with partners from India]," Aksenov said.

Investors from India are currently considering several projects in the sphere of pharmaceuticals in the Republic of Crimea. Besides, India is interested in constructing a pharmaceutical manufacturing laboratory in the peninsula.