During the briefing in the regional government on 9 April 2018, Ivan Belozertsev stressed that the producers manufacturing goods for export should receive full support.
According to Andrey Luzgin, Deputy Chairman of the Government of the Penza region, several investment projects are currently being implemented. The investors that have entered the region include Konopleks LLC and Technocore Company. At present, the enterprises producing foam rubber and furniture accessories are purchasing necessary equipment.
The head of the region identified the objective of concluding a cooperation agreement with Technocore Company and arranging a working meeting with its business representatives, during which the terms and conditions for organising production in the Penza region can be discussed.
“Investor targeting is among the top priorities of the economic sector,” Ivan Belozertsev pointed out.
“The establishment of business missions should be aimed at implementing specific investment projects. The project office should work on an on-going basis. We have to provide full support to Penza commodity producers, which manufacture goods for export. We should intensify efforts to attract investment in the Penza region, to create joint ventures and to generate new jobs,” he stated.The governor added that it is necessary to focus on the production of competitive goods that will be in demand not only in the Russian Federation, but also abroad.