• 2015 June 22

    Investors to adopt the ‘Lotus’ position

    Special industrial and economic zone of Astrakhan, known as ‘Lotus’, is to start functioning by late 2016. The interest to do business there has been expressed by manufacturers of marine facilities, shipbuilding, fish processing and other companies from China, the Netherlands, Germany, France, Norway, Cyprus, Iran etc. Investors are attracted with unprecedented privileges combined with the possible access to state orders under import replacement programmes.