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2 September 2017, 13:27

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LPR enterprises double export in the first half 2017

LUGANSK, September 2 (Lugansk Media Center) – LPR enterprises doubled export in the first half of 2017 y-o-y, said acting minister of economic development Elena Kostenko.

"Export more than doubled in the first half of 2017 y-o-y, the number of companies operating at the moment is over 48,000," she said.

"The progress is obvious, the tendency to growth appeared in 2016 and it is still observed in the LPR."

"Coal mining is sustainably developing, the volume of production sold is 2.3 times up compared to the previous year, over 4 mln 100 thousand tones have been mined," she added.

All other essential for LPR industrial spheres showed growth.

On Friday, the LPR has presented today over 100 investment options at the Second Economic Forum in Lugansk.

Kostenko said that the Forum and investment exhibition have been attended by businessmen from Russia, South Ossetia, Abkhazia, DPR, Finland and Arab Countries.

LuganskMediaCentre — 02 September — Lugansk