February 12, 2019, rector of Odessa National Maritime University prof. Rudenko Sergii and Head of International Relations Department Glovatska Svitlana visited the Consulate General of the People's Republic of China in Odessa. The purpose of the meeting was to formally congratulate representatives of the consulate with the Chinese New Year. Also, during the visit, were discussed ways of further cooperation between the ONMU and the Consulate General in the field of education, culture and science.
December 10, 2018 Odessa National Maritime University visited the Consul-General of the People's Republic of China in Odessa, Mr. Song Liqun. During the meeting of the Consul-General and the Rector of ONMU, Prof. Sergii Rudenko issues of further cooperation and the holding of events with the participation of ONMU and the Consulate General of the PRC in Odessa in 2019.
During the meeting, Mr. Song Liqun visited the Center of China Studies at the ONMU, created jointly with the Chinese Academy of Social Sciences and the Research center of social development of «the Belt and Road» along countries, created together with the Institute of Sociology of the Chinese Academy of Social Sciences.
During the official visit of the Delegation from Chinese Academy of Social Sciences, headed by Vice-President of the Academy, Professor, Academician Li Peilin, in Odessa National Maritime University on September 14, 2018, the first Ukrainian Center of China Studies was opened.
ONMU delegation headed by the rector of the university Prof. Rudenko S.V. visited the China Development and Global Opportunities International Conference on Social Development for Countries along "the Belt and Road" (Shanghai Academy) as part of expanding cooperation between the Scientific Research Center for Social Development of the “the Belt and Road” IS CASS-ONMU and Chinese Academy of Social Sciences (CASS) during 2018, June, 10-14.