The State Enterprise «Production Association Yuzhny Machine-Building Plant named after A.M. Makarov» (YUZHMASH) is subject to the State Space Agency of Ukraine (SSAU). 

Over more than 70-year history the company acquired the status of the world leader in field of rocketry and now is the basis of space-rocket industry of Ukraine.

Since the mid-20th century, in Dnipropetrovsk there have been creating four generations of strategic missile systems, about 400 spacecraft of 70 various modifications, space launch vehicles of "Cyclone", "Cosmos", "Zenit" families.

Production association has strong branch industries: metallurgical, assembly, testing, welding, casting, forging and machining. The company has mastered and implemented unique technological solutions.

Versatility of YUZHMASH allows manufacturing products for such lines of activity as:
 -  defense industry;
 - air transport;
 - agricultural machinery;
 - thermoelectric power station;
 - production, testing, operation of carrier rockets. 

  YUZHMASH is a full cycle company. Production of the main body of component parts and units, assembly and testing under conditions close to the natural environment is carried out on its own unique industrial base.

SE "PA Yuzhny Machine-Building Plant named after
A.M. Makarov" has a big advantage over other companies:
 -  powerful industrial potential;
 - unique and modern technology;
 - qualified staff on the basic directions of production. 

By implementing improvement and innovation policy, the company continues to develop new technologies and expand its product range.

YUZHMASH's team is interested in expanding cooperation with members of the international space and other programs. YUZHMASH carries out foreign economic activity in 23 countries, is in a constant search for partners and is willing to consider proposals for cooperation and partnership.