Managing director of Maku Free Zone Organization said: this zone will become a smart zone in 10 years, which will achieve the green, sustainable and comprehensive development and will be the linking point of Asia and Europe.
The strategic objectives set for the zone are defined according to the macro-plans of free zones in which dynamic growth and economic resilience and achievement of the objectives of the twenty-year vision of the country has been emphasized, Gholamreza Soleimani stated.
Emphasizing to the establishment of various economic ties with international economies especially with neighboring countries he continued: Contribution to development and acceleration of civil development and the cultural, social and economic empowerment of local communities are among the strategic objectives of the organization.
He elaborated on the preparation and formulation of strategic plans of Maku Free Zone, adding: Identifying the opportunities and advantages of the zone and launching small business chains in the fields of animal husbandry, horticulture and fisheries, and the development of investment and exports along with the creation of infrastructure for the development of logistics, industry and tourism are among the objectives of the strategic plans of the zone.
Soleimani continued: Development of tourism, job creation, and the reduction of unemployment, promotion and development of new technologies, are too important, and the developed projects should be implemented in the best way to achieve these goals.