Favorable conditions for business development of Altai Krai
The First Deputy Governor of Altai Krai Sergey Loktev answered the questions of the Russian newspaper before the Day of the Russian business in the "Tech Support".
According to Sergei Loktev growth dynamics of business in our region is determined by a systematic approach in the implementation of regional policy of business support: "There is a clear position of the Governor of the Krai Alexander Karlin on the implementation of measures to business support - they need to be targeted and as effective as possible." Besides, "small dynamic enterprises, particularly in the priority areas, are the points of economic growth and social stability for the region," he said.
Today, small and medium business of the Krai - 90,000 business units and 40% of the regional population employed in private enterprises. The biggest share belongs to individual entrepreneurs, and last year the dynamics of newly registered entities in the small business segment showed an increase in business activity. The number of small enterprises increased 15% in the region, 3 651 units.
The consolidation of the positions of Altai Krai in ranking of Siberian entities in the development level of business was defined by the increase of the investment share and the average turnover of the enterprises. Thus, last year the volume of investments of small and medium-sized businesses was 25,8 billion rubles. The turnover of small and medium enterprises reached 349 billion rubles, the growth rate to the level of 2013 was 103%.
"Altai Krai can lay claim to own page in a collection of the best regional practices of the country to create the conditions for the growth of business activity. According to the evaluation of the analytical center of the Russian Bank for Small and Medium Enterprise (SME Bank), the region was in the top three regions of the Siberian Federal District in the development of small and medium-sized businesses on the basis of 2014. Also last year the Chamber of Commerce and Industry of the Russian Federation awarded the National Prize to Altai Krai "Golden Mercury" for the most favorable conditions for business development," the statement said
By the official website of the Administration of Altai Krai