Voronezh region will receive authority to manage the special economic zone
On February 4, the government of the Voronezh region held a meeting chaired by the regional governor Alexander Gusev, at which they discussed a draft agreement between the Ministry of Economic Development of the Russian Federation and the government of the Voronezh region on the transfer of authority to manage the special economic zone of industrial type «Center».
Within the framework of the bilateral agreement, the government of the Voronezh Region is delegated a number of powers to manage the special economic zone «Center», which include: maintaining a register of residents, as well as preparing documentation on the territory planning and creating engineering, transport, social, innovation and other infrastructures within the borders of a special economic zone.
It is worth noting that the creation of a special economic zone on the territory of the Novousmansky municipal district will allow to place 15–20 new high-tech industries. At present, agreements of intent have been signed with six enterprises - potential residents, including enterprises for the production of aluminum profiles, foil dielectrics and technical laminates. As part of the framework created by the order of the governor of the working groups with the participation of representatives of the corporations Rosatom and Sozvezdiye, the issues of placing their subsidiaries in a special economic zone are being worked out.
According to Alexander Gusev, the region is completing the paperwork related to the registration of a special economic zone, and will begin to fully function after the signing of another agreement.
It is predicted that by 2028 the volume of investments by potential residents of the SEZ Center will be more than 9 billion rubles. More than 1.4 thousand jobs will be created. The revenue volume of potential residents from the sale of goods, works, services will exceed 75 billion rubles, and the total amount of tax and customs payments to the budgets of all levels from residents of the Special Economic Zone «Center» - more than 12 billion rubles.