By 2020 it is planned to double the number of participants of SEZ Lipetsk region and create more than 38 thousand jobs, said the head of the regional administration Oleg Korolev.
VORONEZH, 3 Nov. The authorities in Lipetsk region are planning to increase investment in special economic zones (SEZ) in the region of up to 240 billion rubles and to create about 38 thousand jobs, said in an interview with the head of the regional administration Oleg Korolev.
Lipetsk region is one of the first in Russia has created regional special economic zones. To date the region has established 10 regional special economic zones: four industrial, three agricultural, two tourist-recreational and one technical innovation. Investment projects implemented there are 46 residents. The volume of declared investment agreements with registered participants is over 76 billion rubles, in the framework of these projects will create 18 thousand jobs.
“By 2020 it is planned to double the number of participants of the regional SEZ, to increase investment volume of up to 240 billion rubles and create more than 38 thousand jobs”, — said Korolev, noting that production volume will be about 64 billion rubles a year.
According to him, the economy of the municipal districts of the region investors in the special economic zones invested more than 20 billion rubles. “The budget effect is such that for each invested ruble from the budget account for more than 13.5 per ruble of investments”, — said the head of administration of Lipetsk region.
Korolev said that special attention authorities paid to the development of special economic zones of regional level of technical innovation type “Lipetsk-Technopolis”. In Technopark are already implementing innovative projects four participant — LLC “Interlit”, LLC “Systemtray”, JSC “Legis-Device”, LLC “STRAINED”. The applications of six more companies were approved for implementation in September 2015. It is planned that the enterprise will be commissioned within one and a half to two years.
In the regional SEZ are built and successfully operate a foreign company: the production plant of valves of the Austrian company “khawleh”, machine-building enterprises of German companies “Rad” and “Horch”, the Chinese enterprise for manufacture of drip irrigation systems “New age of agricultural technologies”, the management company with Chinese capital of CJSC “Vostokom” on rendering consulting services in questions of commercial activity and enterprise management.
The full text of the interview is available on the website ria.ru at 14:00 GMT.