The Governor of Khabarovsk Krai has told about investment in 2017

© RIA Novosti / Alexei Druginderal in potamanthidae of the Khabarovsk territory Vyacheslav Shport. Archival photoThe Governor of Khabarovsk Krai has told about investment in 2017© RIA Novosti / Alexei Druginderal the image Bank

The Governor of Khabarovsk territory Vyacheslav Shport expects the volume of investments attracted to the region by the end of 2017 will reach 125 to 130 billion rubles.

«For the first nine months of 2017, we drew to the edge more than 73 billion rubles of investments — more than during the same period last year by 4.5%… Hope that by the end of the year the volume of investments will rise to 125 to 130 billion rubles, — said Shport in an interview with RIA Novosti. — We hope that investors who came to the territory of priority development, will begin implementation of several large projects.»

Shport said that overall this year has been for the region a year of growth. In the 10 months the industrial production index rose by 11.5%, growth in the field of manufacturing industries amounted to almost 13%. The growth of production in agriculture amounted to 6.4%.

The full text of the interview is available on the website at 11.00 GMT.