2016 is a jubilee year for Ukraine. In 2016 Ukraine celebrates the 25th anniversary of Independence. Specialized philatelic magazine "RUS" holds the International philatelic exhibition "ODESSAPHILEX-2016" from 24 to 28 August, 2016. The exhibition is supported by the Association of Philatelists of Ukraine. Among participating there are representatives of Ukraine, Germany, Belarus, Poland, and Hungary.

      The exhibition will take place in Marine Gallery at Odessa Sea Port. The exhibits will be placed at 250 bilateral exhibition stands specially equipped for the exposure.