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The acting head of the EAO called a new point of economic growth in the region

New points of growth of economy of the Jewish Autonomous region can become projects to create cluster of pharmaceuticals and medical products, as well as a farm for growing ginseng, said in an interview with RIA Novosti acting Governor of the region Rostislav Goldstein.

"In the region in the coming month will complete the registration of all necessary documents for creating a new cluster for production of medical pharmaceuticals, medical equipment and medical products. The project will last six years, the total number of employees that will be involved, – more than 10 thousand," said Goldstein.

According to him, the first phase of "Medsintez" picked up site on a former Shoe factory. There is already installed equipment for the production of medical masks and protective suits. In the second phase the company plans to replace in the Russian market of medical products exported from China. The next stage is the production of directly mediaresearch.

"Negotiate with the largest Korean company for the cultivation of ginseng. They drove almost all the far East, in their opinion, only in EAO there is a suitable ground for the cultivation of ginseng. But we don't need just to grow ginseng