MINSK, 12 January (BelTA) – Resident companies of the Great Stone Industrial Park deliver products to 20 countries, Head of the Administration of the China-Belarus Industrial Park Great Stone Aleksandr Yaroshenko said at the international conference "Three decades of the Belarusian-Chinese relations and a community of common destiny for all mankind", BelTA has learned.
“Over the past six years the park has become a center of attraction for technologies and capital for companies from all over the world. There are currently 85 resident companies registered here. The geography of their founders covers 15 countries,” Aleksandr Yaroshenko said.
According to him, the coronavirus pandemic has certainly affected the Great Stone's activities. There has been no significant decrease in their dynamics though. The volume of declared investments exceeded $1.24 billion.
“Great Stone provides growth points for the national and regional economy. More than $718 million has already been invested in the park. A total of 37 companies manufacture products, conduct research and development, and provide services. Great Stone's enterprises have created more than 1,700 jobs with an average salary twice as high as the national average. Exports increased by almost 17% compared with 2020. Deliveries are supplied to 20 countries,” Aleksandr Yaroshenko said.