FEZ Grodnoinvest residents paid over 157 million rubles in taxes and payments over 9 months in 2020
For 9 months of this year, FEZ Grodnoinvest residents paid over 157 million rubles in taxes and other payments to the budget and extra-budgetary funds. This is 5% higher compared to the same period last year.
FEZ residents located in Grodno and Grodno region paid 78 million rubles to the budget and extra-budgetary funds. This is 6% higher than last year. FEZ residents paid over 31 million rubles in Smorgon region, 14 million - in Slonim region, 7 million - in Lida region. Over 70% of the total amount of taxes and payments were paid by privately-owned companies, where the state's share in the charter capital is less than 50%.
In January - September 2020, a number of economic indicators of residents improved. Revenue from product sales, works, services for nine months increased by 9% compared to the same period last year and exceeded 2 billion rubles. The average monthly wages at FEZ enterprises without departmental subordination increased by 12% and exceeded 1,500 rubles.
75 companies with capital from 40 countries operate in FEZ Grodnoinvest. This year, the Irish company Skywatt with a project on photovoltaic power plant construction, Belarusian company ZOV-MARKET with a project on timber processing plant construction, Belarusian-Russian company EUEcoPack with a project on paper packaging production became FEZ residents. Another company, MBA Investment, is implementing the project as a resident of the special tourist and recreational park Augustow Canal.