Why Smorgon District
Smorgon district is located in the northeastern part of the Grodno region, in the west of the East European Plain. Most of the district's territory is located on the Narachansko-Vileika lowland, the southern part - on the Oshmyany upland.
Smorgon region is located in the temperate zone in a temperate continental climate.
The length of the region from north to south is 67 km, and from west to east - 35 km.
The area of the district is 1487.5 sq. km, of which 35% is covered with forests.
Smorgon district borders in the northeast, east and south with Myadel, Molodechno and Volozhin districts of Minsk region, and in the west and north
in the west - with the Oshmyany and Ostrovets districts of the Grodno region.
The administrative center of the district is the city of Smorgon, located 260 km north-east of the regional center Grodno and 115 km north-west of the capital of the republic, Minsk.
The Vilnius-Minsk railway crosses the region from west to east.
There are three railway stations - Soly, Smorgon, Zalesye.
There are 13 large industrial organizations and more than 80 small and medium-sized businesses engaged in production activities in the district, where about two hundred types of products are produced.
In 2020, industrial products were produced in the amount of more than 1.6 billion rubles,
the share of the region's industry in the regional indicator is 14.6%.
Foreign trade was carried out with 61 countries of the world, including products exported to 48 countries. More than 91.0% of export of goods falls on 5 countries: Russia, Poland, Ukraine, Lithuania, Romania.
Main export positions: particle board and fiberboard (chipboard, chipboard, MDF, HDF, laminated flooring), vegetable oils, oilcakes and other solid waste obtained during the extraction of vegetable oils, plates, sheets, films and strips or tapes from plastics, tractors ...
Transport and construction services dominate in the structure of export of services.
In 2020, the region's economy attracted direct foreign investment on a net basis in the amount of 60.3 million US dollars, which is 62% of the volume of foreign direct investment in the region.
Investments in fixed assets totaled over 200 million rubles,
including industry accounts for 42.6%, construction - 12.4%, agriculture and forestry - 20.3%.
In the near future, it is planned to further develop the production of wood and paper products, food products, textiles, metalworking and the production of machinery and equipment not only through the modernization of production,
introduction of new equipment and technologies, but also through the construction of new enterprises.
Implementation of investment projects and modernization of production on the territory of the district - Kronospan Group of Companies, Shinaka Furniture Bel LLC, Europlastex Invest LLC, Smorgon Experimental Forestry Enterprise,
branch "Smorgon bakery" JSC "Grodnohlebprom", branch "Smorgon dairy products" JSC "Lida milk cannery", JSC "Smorgon aggregate plant", LLC "Belagroterminal", LLC "Dayrifarm", KSUP "AgroSoly".
The growth of gross agricultural production in 2020 amounted to 9.2%.
In the livestock industry in 2020, gross production was produced in the amount of 82.5 million rubles, which is 5.4% more than in 2019.
In the plant growing industry in 2020, gross production was produced in the amount of 46.5 million rubles, which amounted to 116.8% compared to the corresponding period of the last year.
All conditions have been created in the region for the further development of small and medium-sized businesses, which contributes to the formation of a competitive environment, the growth of consumer goods production, the expansion of the service sector and the creation of new jobs. More than 2000 business entities carry out their activities,
of these, about 400 are small businesses and over 1200 are individual entrepreneurs.
Smorgon district is one of the most beautiful corners of the Grodno region. They love and know how to work here, take care of the richest historical and cultural heritage of their native land.
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