Oltenita / Romania
The city of Oltenita is located 60 km south of Bucharest at the mouth of the Arges River into the Danube and has about 30,000 inhabitants.
The economic strength of the city lies mainly in the shipyard, which employs about 1200 people and on which several ships are built annually (1000 to 5000 t). There is also a large spinning mill in the town, casting and steel foundry and processing plants for agricultural products.
Not far from Oltenita lies Bucharest, the capital of Romania, with many sights.
The nearby Giurgiu is a landing site for many cruise ships.