Trutnev called the timing of the launch of a free customs zone in Vladivostok

Trutnev called the timing of the launch of a free customs zone in Vladivostok

According to the Commission of the Plenipotentiary of the President in DFO has given Investorswith, the creation of a free customs zone shall be arranged within three months.

VLADIVOSTOK, 22 Oct. Nadezhda Egorova. Ministry has three months to commence the activities of free customs zone in the port of Vladivostok, told reporters the presidential envoy in the far Eastern Federal district Yuri Trutnev

“There were many questions about the operation of a free customs zone, because those investors, who begin their work, are interested to import here construction equipment and materials without customs duties. Now we need this shell to create, with customs to work out these arrangements… today I instructed the Ministry, within three months, they have to provide it,” — said Trutnev.

The first resident of free port of Vladivostok became a “Pacific investment company”. She plans to build a five-star Slavyanka hotel with a total investment of about 5 billion rubles.

The Federal law on the Free port of Vladivostok came into force on 12 October 2015. Mode the port will act on the territory of 15 municipalities of the Primorsky territory: Vladivostok, Artem, Bolshoy Kamen, Nakhodka, Partizansk, Ussuriisk, Spassk-Dalny, and Nadezhdinsky, Shkotovsky, Oktyabrsky, Partizansky, Border, Khasan, Khankaisky and olginskiy districts of the territory, including their Maritime area.

The total area of the free zone will make up 28.4 thousand square kilometers, it is home to 1.4 million people.

An eight-day visa-free entry to the territory of free port of Vladivostok will be allowed from 1 January 2016.