Program «The development of children's products industry in the Altai Territory on the 2013-2015 and on the period up to 2020» was approved
The corresponding resolution was signed by Governor Alexander Karlin. Deputy Governor, head of the Chief administrative department of economics and investments of Altai Territory, Mikhail Shchetinin reported that the program was developed in accordance with the Decree of the Government of the Russian Federation dated 11 June 2013 «On approval the Strategy of Development the children's products industry for the period up to 2020 and a plan of priority events for 2013 - 2015 for its realization». The program is directed to create in the Altai a competitive industry goods and services for children based on the modernization and expansion of production, innovation and renovation of enterprises to develop new products, expanding demand for goods and services for children. The program provides the implementation of investment projects in the production of food for children in the textile and clothing industries. Two of the project will be the key projects, such as «The development of the Altai biopharmaceutical cluster for the production of baby foods» and «Creating an industry consortium for the production of children's products «The industry childhood».
Creation a center of engineering in the field of biotechnology and industrial design will be planned on base public-private partnership. The program includes establishment of specialized and branded shops, exhibitions and fairs, as well as activities aimed at promoting the Altai products for children on the Russian and foreign markets.
The volume of financing this program exceeds 4.2 billion rubles, of which almost half - funds of the regional budget. Altai region directs economic, natural and scientific potential for the development of children's products industry that will allow it to take its rightful place among manufacturers safe, affordable, quality products for children», - said Mikhail Shchetinin.