© RIA Novosti / Alexander Krauledat in fotomontage harvest. Archival photo© RIA Novosti / Alexander Krajevima the image Bank
The growth of production and shipment of production of the enterprises of food and processing industry of the Nizhny Novgorod region since the beginning of the year amounted to 3.3 billion rubles, the press service of the government with reference to the Governor Gleb Nikitin.
According to the regional Ministry of agriculture and food resources, the enterprises of the sector for the first nine months of 2018 produced and shipped goods to the amount of 78.4 billion rubles.
«The growth of production and shipment of production of the enterprises of food and processing industry of the region for the period from January to September 2018 amounted to 3.3 billion rubles compared to the same period last year. Ensured the growth of production volumes of meat, fish, cheese, cottage cheese, cereals, confectionery and other products. Food production is the most important direction of the regional economy, allowing not only to create jobs but also to provide Nizhegorodtsev with high-quality goods», — quotes the press-service of the word Nikitin.
According to the Governor, the region has a lot of responsible manufacturers known beyond the Nizhny Novgorod region. «Next year it is planned to implement several large investment projects and the volume of support of agriculture from the budget of the region increased by 20%. This allows us to hope that the positive momentum will continue,» added the Governor.
It is noted that in 2018, the enterprises of food and processing industry of the Nizhny Novgorod region will invest more than 2 billion rubles. The investment will be spent on modernization, reconstruction, commissioning of new production lines and technical re-equipment of enterprises of food and processing industry.