Prezentacja na temat: "Lodz Regional Development Agency"— Zapis prezentacji:
1 Lodz Regional Development Agency FINANCING ACTIVITIES OF A REGIONAL DEVELOPMENT AGENCY WITHTHE LODZ REGIONAL DEVELOPMENT AGENCYAS AN EXAMPLE2nd European Congress of CEEC Development Agencies11 – 13 June 2001, Lublin (PL)
2 Łódzka Agencja Rozwoju Regionalnego SA Lodz Regional Development Agency (LRDA) ul. Tuwima 22/26telfaxPresident of the Board: Paweł Żuromski
3 Lodz Region (since 1 January 1999). Statistic data:area(sq km)population(thousand).Lodz RegionPoland18 2195,8%2 663,66,9%100%38 667,0
4 Characteristic of the regional SME sector. Lodz Region99,85%0,6 mln72,66%Poland99,76%6,9 mln61,10%Total number of SMEsShare in the totalnumber of enterprisesNumber of employees in SMEShare of employees in SMEstotal number of employees1
5 Local and Regional Funds Loan FundsKutnoŁódźkutnowskiłęczyckiłowickipoddębickizgierskisieradzkiradomszczańskipajęczańskiwieluńskiwieruszowskizduńskowolskiłaskibełchatowskiopoczańskipiotrkowskitomaszowskiłódzkiwschodnirawskiskierniewickipabianickiPiotrków TrybunalskiPoddębiceTomaszów MazowieckiZelówKleszczówŁódźGuarantee FundsZelów
6 Lodz Regional Development Agency WHO WE ARE ...LRDA is a joint stock company set up in 1992 as an initiative of regional authorities and with the assistance of public institutions and private entrepreneurs.LRDA carries out a wide range of activities relating to the economic development of the Lodz Region and its enterprises.LRDA is a leader in the field of promotion and implementation of the regional development projects in accordance with European Union standards.
7 Lodz Regional Development Agency SHAREHOLDERS OF THE LRDA...Public institutions:Agency for industrial DevelopmentCity of LodzLodz VoivodshipOzorkow CommuneRadio of LodzCommercial banksPrivate entrepreneursInitiation share capital ,-PLN
8 Lodz Regional Development Agency WHAT WE DO ....Support for the development of small and medium enterprises by financial instruments, training and advisory services;Services for regional institutions: advice for communes in the field of development and implementation of local strategies, advice concerning access to foreign assistance programmes, feasibility studies for infrastructure projects, trainings for local authorities;Management of the PHARE programmes and promotion of the EU structural policy;Economic promotion of the Lodz Region and assistance for investors..
9 Financial Instruments managed by LRDA: Financial Instruments for SME in the Lodz RegionFinancial Instruments managed by LRDA:Loan Fund for Investment ProjectsGuarantee Fund for SME
10 LRDA’s Loan Fund – financial resources The Loan Fund for investment was established on the basis of the state budget reserve for the support of regional restructuring programmes start of the Fund activitiesFinancial resources of the FundI grant from the state budget - 3,0 mio PLNII grant from the state budget - 3,1 mio PLNInterest revenues - 1,9 mio PLNTotal ,0 mio PLN
11 LRDA’s Loan Fund - statistic Loans granted inTOTALNumber of loans grantedAmount of investment (thousand PLN) ,1Amount of loans granted (thousand PLN) ,8Creating new jobs (declared)
12 LRDA’s Guarantee Fund for SMEs The Guarantee Fund for SMEs was established on the basis of financial resources of Municipality of Lodz and LRDA start of the Fund activitiesFinancial resources (thousand)Grant from the Municipality of Lodz - 50,0 PLNLRDA’s capital - 100,0 PLNInterest revenues - 50,3 PLNTotal ( ) 200,3 PLN
13 Grant Scheme of the PHARE-STRUDER The Lodz RegionTotal amount of grants EURNumber of applicationNumber of grants obtained - 235Number of new jobs created