According to him, the state has invested 81 billion rubles since 2013 in the creation of preferential zones in the district (taking into account construction, infrastructure creation, tax benefits). The state budget revenues from the activities of enterprises amounted to 123.1 billion.

– The region has already earned 43 billion rubles, – said Yuri Trutnev at the session of the WEF “Global Challenges and Opportunities for the Far East and the Arctic”.

According to him, the volume of exceeding the average Russian development rates in the district was created at the expense of enterprises that are being built with the support of the state.

Since 2013, the growth rate of the gross regional product in the Far East has doubled.

– They are significantly higher than the average Russian level. GRP growth is 16 percent, – said Yuri Trutnev. – The volume of investments in the Far Eastern Federal District amounted to $ 80 billion, 81 thousand jobs were created.

Reference ” RG ”

The VI Eastern Economic Forum (WEF) is held in Vladivostok, on Russian Island, from September 2 to 4.