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Capital goods are in demand in North America, Western Europe and the CIS.
Residents of a special economic zone (SEZ) Technopolis Moscow at the end of last year, they exported their products abroad for the amount of 1.2 billion rubles. This exceeds the same indicator of 2019 by more than three times, said the Deputy Mayor of Moscow for Economic Policy and Property and Land Relations. Vladimir Efimov.
“This is about a third of the total export volume of residents for the entire time. At the end of last year, every seventh SEZ resident exported its products. The goods produced by them have been delivered to more than 20 countries of the world, ”the deputy mayor said.
These indicators were achieved due to the increase in the number of SEZ residents last year, as well as due to the increase in export deliveries by the companies themselves.
The greatest demand in foreign markets was enjoyed by the products of enterprises of the microelectronic industry. Almost half of the export supplies of SEZ residents last year accounted for microelectronics.
“Also, the leaders in terms of export volume are companies producing lithium-ion batteries, equipment for ensuring safety in crowded places, installations for disinfection in medical hospitals. Their contribution to the total figure reaches almost 500 million rubles “, – said the head
The main volume of exports of products of the microelectronic industry fell on the countries of Southeast Asia. According to Gennady Degtev, General Director of the Technopolis Moscow SEZ, lithium-ion batteries that drive equipment with an electric type of engine are most in demand in North America, Western Europe and the CIS. Disinfection units were sent to hospitals in five post-Soviet countries. Anti-terrorist and inspection equipment manufactured in the SEZ Technopolis Moscow is currently serving at airports, railway stations and stadiums in different countries of the world (the largest consumers are India and China).
The Technopolis Moscow Special Economic Zone consists of five sites with a total area of 223.3 hectares. One of them is located in Pechatniki, the rest are in Zelenograd: Mikron, MIET, Angstrem and Alabushevo. At the last a new technopark will appear an area of about 150 thousand square meters.
Currently, there are more than 180 high-tech companies located on the territory of the Moscow technopolis.
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