Some HUF 38.6 billion in support was paid out from Regional Operative Programmes (ROP) for developments in Hungary's industrial parks in 2007 and 2008, state secretary at the National Development and Economy Ministry László Varjú said at a conference in Debrecen on Wednesday.
So far this year, some HUF 17 billion in support for developments in industrial parks has been paid out, and another HUF 50 billion can be applied for by the end of 2010, Varjú said.
There are 206 industrial parks in Hungary with a combined area of 12,000 hectares. The parks are home to 3,600 business that employ some 200,000 people. (MTI-ECONEWS)