Delegation of the Ulyanovsk region signed 11 significant documents at the Investment Forum in Sochi
Among them was a special investment contract in the field of alternative power engineering, which was signed with Vestas (Denmark); a memorandum on establishment of the Master industrial park in Dimitrovgrad; an agreement on cooperation with the Roscongress Foundation in the field of congress and exhibition activities.
“We represented the Ulyanovsk region at expert and discussion venues to the best of our abilities. We were able to hold a number of negotiations that will lay the basis for development of our economy, the social sphere, and infrastructure for years to come. The agreements signed at the forum will give us the chance to attract approximately 15 billion rubles of investments by creating productions both in Dimitrovgrad and Ulyanovsk, as well as in Inza and in some other municipal units”, - said the Governor Sergey Morozov summarizing the results of the work at the Investment Forum in Sochi.
In addition, during the event delegates of the Ulyanovsk region acted as experts at several discussion platforms. Their topics were social and economic development of regions, complex development of monotowns, improvement of public-private partnership mechanisms, and attraction of hi-tech companies to the regions.
“Business and the countries government can meet at conferences of the forum. Here the federal Government tells us about the main development trends and priority spheres. After the event we can say with confidence that our measures to create a favorable investment climate are reflected in the federal agenda", - noted Alexander Smekalin, the Prime Minister of the Ulyanovsk region. He also said that within the forum they reached an agreement on inclusion of the Ulyanovsk region in the working group to form a new system for support of investors. This is a so-called unified system of preferential regimes that is under development at the Ministry of Economic Development of the Russian Federation. "We have gained a vast experience in working with both Russian and foreign investors. For us, it is a good opportunity to share our initiatives at the federal level”, - said the head of the regional Cabinet Council.