Russian SEZs are again among the best!

8 October 2018
Once again, Russian special economic zones have been included in the rating of the world special economic zones «Global Free Zones of the Year», conducted by fDi Magazine (a division of The Financial Times). This year, 7 Russian SEZs are marked by this authoritative publication.

The special economic zone "St. Petersburg" is noted as the best SEZ in Europe among the sites for large innovative companies.
Special economic zones “Lipetsk” and “Dubna” were awarded in the nomination “For the expansion of residents' projects”: the company OBO Bettermann (SEZ “Lipetsk”) is investing in the construction of new production areas, and “PROMTECH-Dubna” (SEZ “Dubna”) is in the process of creating the seventh production building in SEZ.
Special economic zones “Togliatti”, “Lipetsk” and “Dubna” which are actively creating and modernizing all the necessary infrastructure facilities on their sites, increasing their capacity and power, as well as saving costs for SEZ residents were noted for the development of infrastructure.
SEZs “Titanium Valley”, “Alabuga” and “Togliatti” have been awarded in the category “New investments” for the implementation of large projects of resident companies “STOD-URAL”, “ROCKWOOL” and “Ozone Pharm”, respectively.
The ”Stupino Quadrat“ SEZ received an award in the «Red Tape Reduction» category for promoting legislative amendments in order to make it easier for investors to get the «Made in Russia» status for products manufactured in the SEZ.

Download the fDi Global Free Zones of the Year 2018 report

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