On December 31, 2012 Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev signed a decree to establish Lyudinovo industrial special economic zone. The text of the decree was published at the Russian Government Web site.
The Ministry for Economic Development of the Russian Federation and the Ministry of Finance of the Russian Federation are to allocate up to RUR 2.6 billion to finance the creation of the new special economic zone in Kaluga Region. Relevant expenses are to be included in the federal budget for 2014 as well as in the planned 2015-2016 budgets.
The decree says: "To consider the proposal put up by the Government of Kaluga Region on financing of utilities, transport, social and other types of infrastructure construction out of Kaluga Region budget in the amount of not less than RUR 600 million".