Ulyanovsk region's manufacturing industry has higher industrial production index than Russian average rate
During a staff meeting, which was held on 27 May by Governor Sergey Morozov, participants summed up results of social and economic development of the region in January-April 2019.
According to the Ministry of Industry and Transport, the industrial production index over these four months made 102.6%; in the manufacturing sphere it reached 104.9%, which is by 2.5% more than the average rate across Russia.
“One of the priority tasks set by President Vladimir Putin is to implement national projects. The national project “Labor productivity and employment support” proves that our industry can achieve more 10% increase in productivity. The Ulyanovsk region fulfills all obligations. Foreign experts often talk about success of our enterprises. Recently Toyohisa Kozuki, Ambassador of Japan to the Russian Federation, has examined production facilities of OOO "Simaz", which increased its production volumes almost six-fold over the last four months”, - Governor Sergey Morozov noted.
The share of manufacturing in the region's industry makes about 85%. Positive dynamics of the production index can be seen in 14 spheres. Production of computers, electronic and optical goods, vehicles, trailers and semi-trailers, and ready-made metal products (except machines and equipment) had the greatest impact on the index.
“Production of other vehicles and equipment, which also includes aircraft manufacturing, has increased by 3.6 times; metallurgical production has improved by 2.4 times. Output has considerable increased at the following enterprises: AO "Isuzu Rus" - by 6.3 times; AO "Aviastar-SP" - by 2.7 times; OOO "Avtodom" - by 2.1 times. Indicators of OOO "UAZ" have improved by 29%; OOO "Joyson Safety Systems Rus" and OOO "Ulyanovsk Enterprise "Avtokontakt" - by 24%; AO "Dimitrovgradkhimmash" and OOO "Ulyanovsk Machine-Tool Plant" (DMG MORI) - by 15%”, - said Andrey Tyurin, First Deputy Prime Minister of the Ulyanovsk region.
Ulyanovsk Automobile Plant, AO "Ulyanovsk Instrument Manufacturing Design Bureau", AO "Aviastar-SP" and Ulyanovsk Mechanical Plant (provided about 1.7 million rubles) are the major taxpayers.