Three projects are considered the commission for the development of innovation in the Lipetsk region. The meeting was held the first deputy head of the Lipetsk region Yuri Bozhko.
"To date, the government support in the amount of nearly 18 million were 14 enterprises. Overall, the regional registry now including 24 innovative projects. This list can be extended in the event that the application filed today will be supported by members of the commission, "- said Yuri Bozhko.
Issue of innovative products in the region every year. The share of innovative products in the total shipped goods, works and services has exceeded 10%. Sales of innovation goods produced in 2012 in the manufacturing sector amounted to 39 billion rubles, which is about 7% higher than in 2011. This year, the positive trend is maintained. In the first quarter, the figure rose to 23% compared to the same period of 2012.
Yuri Bozhko noted that in the Lipetsk region has created favorable conditions for the development of innovative production activities. Organizations that implement such projects are included in the regional register and qualify for tax credits, state guarantees for obtaining bank loans for benefits in renting owned areas of the facilities and other preferences. In addition, the regional budget allocated grants for innovative projects, patenting, works and services for the research and development activities, energoobsledovanie, designing new models of innovative products.
The development and introduction of new technologies Head of Administration of the Lipetsk region, Oleg Korolev is considered an important factor in the modernization of the region's economy. The system of state contributes to the realization of innovative projects in the industrial sector and in small business.