Sollers Far East car plant given SEZ status

Sollers Far East car plant is to become the centre of a new Special Economic Zone dedicated to the production and manufacture of automotive components and vehicle assembly in Primorsky Krai, the region’s Governor Vladimir Miklushevsky announced this week. The government is to fund the new SEZ to the tune of RUB5.6bn, and hopes to attract a further RUB12bn in private sector investment. Russian News