The Cabinet of Ministers approved an increase in the volume of financing of the TOP "Transbaikalia"

AK&M 03 December 2021 11:58

The Cabinet of Ministers approved an increase to 13.7 billion rubles from 2.4 billion rubles in the amount of federal funding allocated for the creation of infrastructure of the territory of advanced development "Transbaikalia". The corresponding resolution was signed by Prime Minister Mikhail Mishustin.

The funds have already been provided in the federal budget as part of financing the activities of the state program "Socio-economic Development of the Far Eastern Federal District". Now they will be directed to the creation of engineering and transport infrastructure for a new investment project - a mining and metallurgical plant in the Trans-Baikal Territory. 

In particular, it is planned to build electricity and power supply networks, a water intake node, railway tracks and a highway. It is expected that the company will start operating in 2022 and will attract more than 53 billion rubles to the region. private investment.