ring industry makes in total more
than 60%. Increases of the last year rates of production in
manufacturing industry are in: mechanical engineering (22.5%), in paper
industry (7.8%), metallurgy and metal processing (13.8%).
In Lugansk region there were three large industrial assembly generated.
The specialization of Lugansk assembly is represented by enterprises of
mechanical engineering, metal working and light industry; Alchevsk –
Stahanov assembly – the enterprises of coal, metallurgical and
machine-building; Lisichansk – Rubezhnoye-Severodonetsk – the
enterprises of chemical, petrochemical industry.
The leading enterprises in certain branches are:
In mechanical engineering: State Holding Joint – stock company
“Luganskteplovoz", JSC “Stakhanov Carriage Building Factory”, JSC
“Lugansk Machine-tool Constructing Factory “, JSC “Severodonetsk
Instrument-making Factory”, Lugansk factory “Donets”, Joint stock
scientific and production company “Lugansk Accumulators”, Closed JSC
“Stakhanovmash”, Lugansk Car Assembly Factory, JSC “Lugansk Factory of
Draft shafts”, Pervomayskiy Machine factory”, Factory “Krasnyj Luch”,
Krasnodon Closed JSC “Avtoagregat”;
In metallurgy: OpenJSC “Alchevsk Metallurgical Center”, Alchevsk coke
and chemical Factory, JSC “ Stakhanov Factory of Ferroalloys”, Closed
JSC “Lugansk Pipe Factory”, JSC “Intersplav”;
In chemistry: Severodonetsk State Production Company “Objedinenie AZOT”
", OJSC ” Krasitel”, JSC “Stekloplastic”, JSC “Lisichansk Factory RTI”,
The majority of innovations were carried out on the enterprises of
manufacturing industry: chemical and petrochemical, light industries,
where innovative works were carried out by 5,6-8,8% of the enterprises.
The quantity of enterprises, which have updated number of producing
goods, has increased by 8,9%. There were 46 new technological processes,
among them one third low-wasted and alternative processes, are
implemented, and 373 mastered: machines (equipment, devices, tools),
appellations of new materials, goods and products, consumer goods. In
the first half-year of 2002 six sites of regional coal-extracting
enterprises were automated with modern high-tech equipment.
TRANSPORT AND COMMUNICATION
In our region the transport infrastructure is widely developed, and it
satisfies the requirements of the population and enterprises in
transportation of passengers and goods including the passenger
transportation to the neighboring regions of Russian Federation.
The railway transport is represented by Lugansk and partially by
Debal’tsevo boards of railway transport of the Donetsk railway. The
extensive length of railway tracks is 1798 km, the total extend
spur-tracks of enterprises and organizations are 1778,7 km. The density
of railway pro 1000 km2 is 75,2 km. In our region there is a wide
network of highways, the length of which is 5800 km. JSC “Trans-King”
the biggest Ukrainian company that deals with international auto –
transportation is located in Lugansk.
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