Administration of the region has signed the agreement with the Union of mechanical engineers
08.08.2016 Administration of the region has signed the agreement with the Union of mechanical engineers
The ceremony of signing of the strategic cooperation and interaction agreement between Smolensk regional office of LLC «Soyuzmash of Russia» and Department for investment development has taken place in Smolensk.
Despite a difficult economic situation, the leaders of machine-building branch have kept the serious potential for further development, introduce import-substituting innovative technologies, carry out investment projects on technical re-equipment and modernization of production. The enterprises of the region participate in the state target program «Development of Defense Industry Complex of the Russian Federation» for 2011-2020.
The Director of the Department of investment development of Smolensk region Rostislav Rovbel, commenting on results of work of the enterprises of the branch in the first half of the year, has noted that Smolensk region is on the 4th place in the Central federal district and on the 9th place in the Russian Federation on an index of manufacturing activity.
The strategic document signed by Rostislav Rovbel and the chairman of regional office «Soyuzmash of Russia» Svyatoslav Masyutin is urged to promote formation of the hi-tech, competitive industry, to adjust its potential on increase of gross regional product. LLC «Soyuzmash of Russia» which chairman is the CEO of State corporation on assistance to development, production and export of a hi-tech industrial output «Rostekh» Sergey Chemezov unites practically all largest enterprises of aviation, space, power, defensive branches, with the workforce more than one million people. Rostislav Rovbel has noted that in the territory of the region 5 enterprises of the state corporation Rostekh are registered with total number of employees more than 3500.