RAMYGALA INDUSTRIAL PARK IN PANEVĖŽYS DISTRICT
Panevėžys district locates near a highway which contains a network of roads from Berlin cross Warsaw, Kaliningrad, Liepaja, Riga, Tallinn and Saint Petersburg which is a strategically convenient location. There is a distance of around 150 km to the main central cities of the Baltic region Vilnius, Kaunas and Riga and that of 250 km to Klaipėda.
The population of Panevėžys district is approximately 42,000. The degree of unemployment equals to 10 per cent. Small and medium businesses are dominating in the district and the agricultural activities due to its fertile soil, are well-developed; however, the establishment and development of businesses of various types are equally encouraged. The main economic activities undertaken in the district encompass agriculture, wholesale and retail trade, the production of wood and furniture, food production and accommodation services. The largest foreign and international companies acting in the district are JSC Linas Agro Group, a company of agricultural development and control, LTD Dominari, a manufacturer of furniture industry, LTD Baltic Agro, a seed production company, ADAX, a Norway group which produces heating equipment.
Ramygala industrial park, the area of which equals to 12.4 ha, was established in the town of Ramygala with the population of 1.7 thousand which locates in Panevėžys district. The park is equipped with all the necessary infrastructure, a detailed plan has been prepared and the territory is divided into separate areas. Currently 4 areas are formed. There is a possibility to expand the park’s territory. The industrial park is near the transport corridor No 1 – highway Via Baltica, which connects Talinn, Riga, Panevėžys, Kaunas, Kalvarija and Warsaw. In the distance of 25 km there is the city of Panevėžys with the population of 100.000.
Distances between the industrial park and neighbouring states, harbours/airports and railway terminals:
Open field of the town of Ramygala; Symbols: VIA BALTICA; Open fields; Areas; Orthophoto; Settlements, Ramygala eldership
LAND AREAS FORMED IN THE INDUSTRIAL PARK:
Engineering networks built up to the industrial park’s boundaries:
MANAGEMENT AND POSSIBILITIES
The owner and manager of Ramygala industrial park is Panevėžys district municipality administration. This conditions: