The city of Ungeny free economic zone Унгень \"Ungheni-Business\", meat-packing plant opening, a working meeting of the head of the state with economic agents СЭЗ \"Ungheni-Business\" accepts the President of Republic of Moldova Vladimir Voronin.
The meat-packing plant is based in 1962 and has stopped work in 1997. Works on meat-packing plant restoration were spent by efforts of two investors - the joint venture of Open Company \"Ungheni-Business\" and Open Company \"Ungheni-Business\" for the sum approximately to 8 million euro. The first stage of the investment project provided line opening on manufacture of sausage products in volume of 1 thousand tons a month. Production will be delivered on home market, the CIS countries and EU states. The president of holding \"Elita
5\" into which the meat-packing plant enters, Alexander Pinchevsky has paid attention, that at the second stage is planned to open a line on manufacture of meat half-finished products, and within the limits of the third stage process on bacon manufacture will be started. Within the limits of the enterprise 350 workplaces, the average salary of employees - 3500-4000 леев have been created. It is planned, that monthly deductions of combine in the state budget will make 500 thousand леев.
The president, Vladimir Voronin, has underlined interest of the country leaders to restoration of the economic and agroindustrial enterprises, having assured, that the central authorities and will support henceforth all possible ways of development and strengthening of economic potential of our country. The free economic zone in Унгень has been created in 2003 as a result of a trip of the head of the state to this city in 2002 when it has supported offers in this respect local authorities. Within 5 years of activity the quantity of residents СЭЗ has grown with 17 to 44, and volume of investments - from 735 thousand to 34 million dollars. The number of employees has increased about 121 persons in 2003 to 1358 persons in 2008. During a trip in Унгень the president has met representatives of other economic agents working in a free economic zone \\\\\\\\\\\\\\\"Ungheni-Business\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\". The president named fruitful activity СЭЗ \\\\\\\\\\\\\\\"Ungheni-Business\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\", having noticed, that it is the most viable free economic zone in Moldova.