Comrat subzone

The Free Economic Zone “Valkanes” represents an attractive investment platform for your business offering many incentives and excellent geographic location which gives you the opportunities to export to EU and CIS countries on favorable terms. We are ready to cooperate in an atmosphere of trust and mutual benefit. We are here to provide you necessary support in your business development and I am confident that the administration of Free Economic Zone “Valkanes” will become your reliable partner in Moldova. The Free Economic Zone “Valkanes” is your place to grow!

Mihail Salvir

Chief Administrator of
Free Economic Zone “Valkanes”

Free Economic Zone “VALKANEȘ”, Comrat subzone

Comrat Municipality

Comrat municipality is the city in the Republic of Moldova and the administrative centre of the Autonomous Territorial Unit of Gagauzia. Comrat municipality has a population of 26.2 thousand inhabitants. Overall population of autonomy is 162 thousand inhabitants. The total population in the radius of 50-60 km is circa 410 thousand inhabitants. The municipality is an important economic industrial center. Comrat is the center for food processing factories, alcohol production and oil processing, apparel and furniture industries.

- Comrat State University
- Comrat Pedagogical College
- Agricultural Technical College
- 3 vocational schools
  • engleza
  • rusa
  • gagauzian
  • româna
  • turkish

About FEZ ”Valkaneș”, Comrat subzone

The Free Economic Zone (FEZ) represents excellent platform for export-oriented manufacturing companies, which benefit of preferential customs and tax regime. FEZ “Valkanes” was established in 1998 for a period of 37 years. It administrates 4 subzones with a total area of circa 200 hectares, namely in Vulcanesti City (2 subzones –107 hectares); Comrat Municipality (50.3 ha) and Ciadir-Lunga Municipality (42 ha).

Greenfield, Comrat subzone

Comrat subzone is located in the northern part of Comrat Municipality in the proximity of 4 km from the city center. The FEZ has immediat access to European road E584 connecting the cities of Poltava (UKR) and Galati (ROU). The land plot area is 50.3 hectares.

General information

Location Comrat
Population 20,000 inhabitants
Overall Population of Autonomy 162,000 inhabitants
Total Area of the City 17 sq. km
Organizational Form FEZ administration
Land Ownership Public
Land Destination Construction purposes
Land Area 50.3 hectares




• Immediate access to European route E583 – B class road connecting the cities Roman (ROU) and Zhytomyr (UKR), which is national magistral road M3 Chisinau – Cimislia – Vulcanesti – Giurgiulesti (MDA) – border checkpoint with Romania.

• 100 km to Chisinau
• 80 km to the nearest border checkpoint with Romania
• 30 km to the nearest border checkpoint with Ukraine
• 30 km to Basarabeasca railway customs crossing point with Ukraine.
• 100 km to Chisinau International Airport.
• GIurgiulesti International Free Port is located at circa 135 km distance from Comrat Municipality. It is the only Danube River and Black Sea port in Moldova with direct access to international waterways.


Water supply: artesian
wells (50m3/hour);
pipeline in developent.
Electric power:
transmission line,
substation in
Natural gas: Medium
pressure gas pipeline 0.155-0.25 MPa
(500 m3/hour).
in development.
Master plan