The investment potential of the Grodno region and the FEZ Grodnoinvest was presented to logistics companies
On June 15, 2021, a meeting of the working group of the Eastern Committee of the German Economy "Logistics and Transport Infrastructure" in online format was held on the topic "Movement of goods across the customs border of the EU - EAEU. Opportunities and Prospects for Fast Border Crossing".
In the event took part members of the Presidium of the Eastern Committee of the German Economy, the Belarusian-German Business Cooperation Council, the administration of the FEZ Grodnoinvest, as well as European logistics operators and forwarders such as FELB Austria, Metrans, the port of Mukran, Russian Railways Germany, etc.
The participants of the discussion discussed issues and problems of global logistics chains in the direction of Europe-China-Europe through the ports of Germany and Russia and by rail. Particular attention was paid to the transit opportunities of Belarus within the framework of the Silk Road Economic Belt project, the potential for increasing the volume of freight traffic through the territory of our country, as well as the prospects for the development of border transport infrastructure in Poland and Belarus. The administration of FEZ Grodnoinvest presented a presentation of the investment opportunities of the logistics industry of the Grodno region.
For the implementation of projects in the field of logistics in the Grodno region on the territory of FEZ Grodnoinvest, several investment sites with a total area of over 1,000 ha were created on the border with the Republic of Poland. Potential investors are offered the implementation of a comprehensive project to create a multimodal logistics center and projects in the area of the Grodno International Airport. Today, 4 residents have already been registered in the FEZ in the field of logistics with capital from Belarus, the Netherlands and the UAE.