Investment

Why invest in Gagauzia?

A region with a strong history in the manufacturing industry, Gagauzia is the ideal location for businesses from a number of sectors. Gagauzia is especially attractive due to its free economic zones, where companies can manufacture at discounted tax rates. Business process outsourcing, information communications technology (ITC), manufacturing, and agriculture are sectors in which Gagauzia especially excels.

Gagauzia is a cost efficient investment destination. Low operating costs such as rent and utilities, the lowest labor costs in Europe, a small tax load, low corporate income taxes, and high-speed internet are just some of the benefits of investing in Gagauzia. The connectivity of the region, just 1.5 hours from the Moldovan capital of Chisinau, and 2 hours to the port of Giurgiulești, allows produced goods to be exported quickly.

As manufacturing moves towards low-cost areas, Gagauzia remains an attractive destination for investments in industrial manufacturing. Manufacturing consists of 56% of the total share of volume of production in the region. A large portion of this is in the manufacturing of ready-made garments, including textiles, apparel, footwear, and leather goods. Other manufacturing industries that have settled in Gagauzia include petroleum refinement companies, cosmetics production, aluminum, spare parts for agricultural machinery, and many more.

Gagauzia

Gagauzia is an autonomous region in the south of the Republic of Moldova with approximately 162 000 inhabitants, 24 000 of which live in Comrat, the capital city. Approximately 104 000 citizens are employable, comprising 65% of the population. The State University of Comrat, with its two colleges and three vocational schools, has 750 graduates annually in fields such as agriculture, economics, and information technology.
  • Agriculture
  • Manufacturing
As manufacturing moves towards low-cost areas, Gagauzia remains an attractive destination for investments in industrial manufacturing. Manufacturing consists of 56% of the total share of volume of production in the region. A large portion of this is in the manufacturing of ready-made garments, including textiles, apparel, footwear, and leather goods. Other manufacturing industries that have settled in Gagauzia include petroleum refinement companies, cosmetics production, aluminum, spare parts for agricultural machinery, and many more.
  • Information Communications Technology
  • Business Process Outsourcing