KOLOMNA, on March 15. Financial support for the machine tool industry in 2016 will reach 2.7 billion roubles.
The Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev said at a meeting of the Presidium of the Council on economy modernization.
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“Last year the support for the sector from the Federal budget amounted to 1.5 billion rubles, the bulk of this amount was provided through the development Fund industry, he said. – This year to support the machine tool is provided 2,7 billion roubles”.
The Prime Minister said noted the importance of this sector, since it affects the competitiveness of the Russian economy. “Let’s face it, we in recent decades some of their lost possibilities, this is the interest in this industry and our meeting, the Prime Minister said. – I want to emphasize again, depends on the competitiveness of our production capacity”.
The Russian plans for development of machine tool industry should not focus only on the domestic market, we have to think about exporting, said Medvedev. The Prime Minister proposed to devise a mechanism to stimulate demand when the supply of pilot batches of products.
Machines will be equipped with Russian software
Russian machines will be equipped with Russian software, said the head of government.
Support priority sectors of the economy is estimated at 100 billion rubles.
“Under the impact of new technologies is changing the view of material production, new materials that we all try to use, including composites, so-called additive technologies. It is obvious that ozirovo main production processes is already a fact: Without computer simulation. without numerical software, management machinery is difficult to imagine a modern industry,” Medvedev said.
“I hope that as colleagues have just told me, we will try not only our machines, which we produce, to equip our accessories component parts, not only the iron in the narrow sense of the word, but software,” he said.
A mechanism is needed to stimulate demand when the supply of pilot batches of products
The Prime Minister also proposed to come up with a mechanism to stimulate demand when the supply of pilot batches of products. “Our task is to adjust the regulatory system. Of course, we are not talking about decision-making in order to intervene in the existing economic ties, but can make certain claims to those involved in certain investment projects and receives support from the development institutions”, – he said, noting that it is the priority of domestic competitive machinery for industrial equipment.
“You need to consider measures to stimulate demand, including by delivery of a pilot batch of machines, and when you deploy serial production”, – said Medvedev.
Medvedev talked with the staff of the enterprise “STAN”
On Tuesday, the Prime Minister inspected the platform of the company “the MILL” produced at its factories machines for heavy industry. The head of government visited the exposition before the meeting. In particular, Medvedev was shown a hydraulic press, grinding machine and deep hole machine. The Prime Minister talked with the staff, asking staff working conditions, availability of orders, and wages. Workers were told that the orders for the plant is, although their could be more.
Medvedev expressed hope that the company will continue to receive orders, especially in conditions when the Western countries stopped selling Russia some kinds of machines that now we have to make ourselves. The Prime Minister enquired about the level of localization of production in Russia of machines and software for them. Having heard that the software to many machines manufactured by the German company Siemens, the Prime Minister noted the necessity of creation of national software.