In 2012 in the Sverdlovsk region nanotechnology products shipped in the amount of 623.5 million rubles — this, according to the head of the local Ministry of Industry Vladislav Pinaeva, 2 times more than the target indicator, writes "Business district".
He noted that in 2012, subsidies from the regional budget for projects in the field of nanotechnology have 10 legal entities in the amount of 39 million rubles. In particular, 34.5 million rubles were sent to subsidize the costs associated with the performance of work on the implementation of scientific and technological products in the field of nanotechnology, has 4.5 million went to recover the costs associated with the implementation of research and development work in the field of nanotechnology, as a result received 3 new object in the commercialization of nanotechnology (target indicator for 2012 — 2 object).
In addition, as part of the activities of the program "Implementation of scientific research at the stage of basic and scientific research in priority areas of science, technology and engineering of the Sverdlovsk region", the Ministry of Industry and Science of the Sverdlovsk region, together with the Russian Foundation for Basic Research has funded 63 projects worth $ 30 million.
Part of completed projects was the basis of their applications in metallurgy, pharmaceuticals, engineering, energy, information technology. "It is also signed an agreement with the Russian Foundation for Basic Research on cooperation for 2013 — 2015 years, from the budget of the Sverdlovsk region and the fund for scientific research will also be allocated no less than 30 million rubles," — said Vladislav Pinaev.