Business Zone presentation
Official presentation of the new-formed business zone and industrial park in the Municipality of Ub, Serbia, located by the Belgrade - South Adria highway.
Published on: Mar 4, 2016
Transcripts - Business Zone presentation
MUNICIPALITY of UB, Serbia www.opstinaub.org.rs Business Zone Presentation
GEOGRAPHY Municipality of Ub is located in West Serbia. It is administrative part of Kolubara District, but is influenced by macroregional center of Belgrade. Bordering municipalities are Obrenovac, Lajkovac, Valjevo, Koceljeva, Vladimirci i Lazarevac. International airport “Nikola Tesla” Belgrade is just 55km away from the center of Ub City. Modern and recently reconstructed road leads to it. Port “Šabac” on Sava river and free trade and custom zone is located 50 km or 1 hour drive from Ub. Railroad Belgrade – Bar is 6 km away from the center of Ub. Industrial railway is passing through the municipality and leads form coal mine to the power plant in Obrenovac. Belgrade – South Adria Highway is passing through the municipality. 25 km is its lenght.
NATURAL RESOURCES Municipality has significant reserves of non-metallic minerals (quartz sand in the estimated amount of 16.5 million tons; the estimated amount of clay of 3.8 million tons; limestone), to a lesser extent metallic minerals as raw materials and energy, and bearing lignite Kolubara basin. A number of sites are exploited, a lot of them are in the process of exploring the exploitation possibilities. Mining Company “Kolubara” plans to open new mining field “Radljevo” in 2014. Coal reserves at the field are estimated at 330 million tons. Exploitation of the field “Radljevo” will be performed in accordance with the supplying needs of power plant “Nikola Tesla A and B”, “Kolubara A” and TPP “Kolubara B”, whose construction is widely expected. A significant resource of the municipality is the lignite field “Zvizdar”. Research work in this field is ongoing, and estimates of coal reserves are 280 million tons.
BUSINESS ZONEZone "Ub" (in formation) covers an areaof about 100 ha, together with theplanned road corridors, enabling theavailability and quality of transportconnectivity of the area.Development of business zone is aimedat construction of industrial parks,storage facilities, environmentally"clean" plants of small and mediumenerprises, commercial andtransportation services and logisticscenters.Zone is defined by the Land use plan ofspecial purpose for infrastructurecorridor Belgrade-South Adriatic.
COMPARATIVE ADVANTAGESNearby areas are already established industrial There are great opportunities for the developmentfacilities: The Regional Centre for solid waste of agricultural and food production systems due tomanagement (EU project worth about 20 million the quality and available raw materials.euros), as well as power plant Kolubara A(Vreoci) and B (Kalenić, under construction). Existing lakes and reclaimed surface mines in the area near the zone provide opportunities for activeZone, among other infrastructure facilities have rest for employees in zone and further developmentthe ability to connect to the district heating of the tourism potential of the municipality.system and the regional water supply system. The municipality of Ub achieved excellentExisting and planned infrastructure: proximity to cooperation with the Agency for Promotion ofroads - highways, Ibar highway, a little distance Foreign Investment (SIEPA), National Associationfrom the city, rebuilt power grid, for Local Economic Development (NALED) and hastelecommunications developed ... extensive experience working on projects of the European Union. The project is in line with national and regional development plans (Spatial Plan of the Republic of Serbia, the Regional Spatial Plan of the City of Belgrade ...).
BENEFITS FOR INVESTORS This decision establishes the benefits which Municipality of Ub gives toMunicipality of Ub constantly investors for direct investments in form of:undertakes intensive activities in orderto attract FDI. For this purpose, a 1) deduction or exemptions to their obligations determined by the decisions of the Municipal Assembly of Ub:decision was made on granting special (1) property tax;benefits to investors. (2) the local utility fees; (3) fees for the use of construction land; (4) fees for land development;Municipal Assembly of Ub in December (5) fee for the protection and improvement of the environment;2008 adopted the decision on benefits (6) municipal administrative fees;for investors of direct investment in the (7) lease of construction land.Municipality of Ub, in the form of 2) co-financing the part of:deduction or the exemption of certain (1) compensation for land use change,liabilities. (2) urban development plans.Benefits are provided based on the Newly employed Years of deduction / Amount of deduction / workers exemption exemption in %number of newly employed workers,who must have permanent residence in 5 – 10 2 20the Municipality of Ub for the entireduration of benefits. 11 – 20 3 40 21 – 40 4 60 41 – 80 5 80 81 – 100 6 100
CONTACT MUNICIPALITY of UB Ulica 3. oktobra br. 4 14210 Ub, Serbia Darko Glišić, the Mayor +381 (64) 8160 firstname.lastname@example.org