March 17, 2016 was the Day of the investor in the Nizhny Novgorod region, during which a solemn ceremony was held summarizing the X anniversary regional competition «Investment Project of the Year.» This competition has been held annually since 2006, according to the results of which the companies that for 12 months made the greatest contribution to the socio-economic development of the Nizhny Novgorod region are awarded.The main purpose of the competition is to increase the investment attractiveness of the Nizhny Novgorod region, attracting investors to the region.
Winners of the competition «Investment Project of the Year — 2015» on steel nominations:
- «Investment project of the year in the field of industrial production» — SC «Vyksa metallurgical factory»;
- «Investment project of the year in the agricultural industry» — LLC «Agrofirm Myaskom»;
- «Investment project of the year in the field of production modernization» — JSC «Bogorodskaya Confectionery Factory»;
- «Investment project of the year in the automotive industry» — LLC «Car factory «GAZ»;
- «Investment project of the year in the field of residential real estate» — LLC «Volzhskaya usad’ba»;
- «The most investment-hospitable district» — Bogorodsky municipal district.
In nomination «Investment project of the year in the field of industrial production» a special prize for the introduction of information technology awarded the company JSC «AK Transneft» — SC «Transneft’ — Verkhnyaya Volga», In nominacion «Investment project of the year in the automotive industry» for the creation of a line of components for engine-building a special prize was won by Division «Auto components» «GAZ group».
In addition, National Business magazine awarded free advertising to the company’s publication «Magna Automotive Rus».