Khakassia intends to raise up to 22 billion rubles from the Fund of entrepreneurship development

KRASNOYARSK, February 19. Khakassia hopes to raise up to 22 billion rubles for 5-7 years from the Fund for development of entrepreneurship of the Russian Federation on the implementation of a number of major investment projects in the Republic, said the Governor of Khakassia Viktor Zimin on the sidelines of the Krasnoyarsk economic forum. Agreement between the government of the Republic of Khakassia and the Fund was signed in the framework of the EFC.

“We need to develop coal mining in the framework of logistics (investment projects in logistics sector – approx.) generally we ask for 5-7 billion. Investment programmes of partners – this will be (need approx.) to 22 billion rubles”, – said Zimin.

He said that the region under the program of investment development already invested in the industry more than 4 billion rubles. “If we collaborate successfully, we this program to fruition for 3-4 years, not 7 years stretch,” added the head of the region.

According to Zimin, in particular, the Fund will need to draft construction logistics centre for coal mines and two bridges over the river Abakan – road and rail.

The development of transport infrastructure in Khakassia important in connection with the development of beysky coal Deposit (reserves of 1 billion tons of coal energy brands). As explained in the government of Khakassia, coal mining at the Deposit cannot be increased without the provision of transport accessibility. Railway bridge over the Abakan river, which is planned to take the major share of the mined coal will be built in 2018-2020. He will be the third and most important stage to ensure transport accessibility of the Deposit.