In the Murmansk region will invest about 100 billion rubles

© RIA Novosti / Vladimir Traveloperator in fotomontaggi. Archival photoIn the Murmansk region will invest about 100 billion rubles© RIA Novosti / Vladimir Traveloperator the image Bank

The government of the Murmansk region signed 14 agreements on support of investment projects in which the region invested about 100 billion rubles, said the Governor of the region Marina Kovtun before the meeting of the Council on improving the investment climate in the region.

The head of the polar region noted that agreements concluded in the framework of the Murmansk region in 2013 of the legislation on state support of investment activities. «Within the region will invest about 100 billion rubles, created over 2 thousand new jobs. At the end of last year, tax revenues from support recipients has exceeded 300 million rubles», — said Kovtun.

According to her, these measures support the demand of both small and large enterprises. «So, last week we received a request from Rosneft on the assignment of project base of support in Roslyakovo the strategic status and the right to obtain land without an auction», – said Kovtun.

As an example of successful cooperation of authorities with small businesses, the Governor led the Murmansk company «the Kola land». The company is engaged in the collection and treatment of Northern berries – blueberries, cranberries, cloudberries, veroniki. There berries ice, Packed and sell.

With the help of specialists of the development Corporation of the Murmansk region, the company is implementing an investment project of creation and development of processing plant, blast freezing and packaging of berries for future sales to other manufacturers, caterers and supermarkets. In 2018 it is planned the construction of a full-scale plant for the production of jams.