The Russian company Digital Textile (DG-Tex) has become the 15th investor of the Special Economic Zone Stupino Quadrat. DG-Tex plans an annual turnover of $12 million. Investing a total of 200 million roubles, the company will manufacture and finish textiles by using technologies, which are innovative in Russia: the natural fabrics will be patterned with ecologically pure materials using unique Japanese textile printers. The output of finished goods is expected to amount to 2,5 million linear meters of fabric. The factory will create 100 jobs.
Ekaterina Evdokimova, managing partner at the SEZ Stupino Quadrat, said: “The company DG-Tex decided to launch their project on the territory of the SEZ Stupino Quadrat because the construction site of the factory meets all necessary requirements”
The SEZ Stupino Quadrat is the only privately founded Special Economic Zone of industrial type in Russia. The unique large-scale project for land development is located 73 km South of Moscow. Total area of Stupino Quadrat amounts to 1000 ha, which comprises the Special Economic Zone (359,5 ha), a residential area, a hotel, several specialized clusters, a festival territory, future housing for employees, eco-farms, studios for artists, schools, colleges and innovative factories.
Land plots in Stupino Quadrat are equipped with transport and communal infrastructure (electrical substation with 100 MW, gas distributing station with 60 000 m3 per hour, railway station on site). The land plots provide localisation opportunities for companies from different sectors. Both the comprehensive approach of creating industrial and social infrastructure and the systematic integration of government subsidies are characteristic for Stupino Quadrat and facilitate effective and fast realization of projects for import substitution and expansion of production capacity in order to develop the market of Moscow region. The SEZ is managed by the professional managing company Stupino Quadrat, which offers a unique range of services on the Russian market: the company negotiates with authorities and offers turn-key solutions, assists in the expansion of the distribution market, including international markets, trains employees in the field of taxation and law and consults Russian producers about measures of government support. Their maxim: It is our job to ensure that the residents of the Special Economic Zone can concentrate on what they are good at – production and sales. We take care of everything else.