The only Russian shipbuilding enterprise located in the southeastern ice-free area of the Baltic Sea close to the largest industrial centres of Europe. It enables Shipyard Yantar to supply navy and commercial fleet with ships and vessels at any time of the year. The main specialization of the enterprise is the military shipbuilding, although the civil shipbuilding is also actively developing. Shipyard Yantar is the first company to take responsibility for the renewal of the fishing fleet in Russia.