Bela Crkva

Municipality of Bela Crkva

Bela Crkva is a town and municipality in the South Banat District of Vojvodina, Serbia. The town has a population of 8,868, while the Bela Crkva municipality has 17,367 inhabitants.

Bela Crkva mapa

TOP 5 REASONS TO INVEST IN BELA CRKVA

  • Low cost land lease
  • Prices for leasing 4.68 acre land plot in industrial zone – RSD 0.10* per month
    *(ca. RSD 1 = EUR 0.01)
  • Large pool of available skilled workforce
  • Close proximity to Romanian border
  • Well connected to the road network and Danube
  • Rich agricultural area enabling easy access to cereals, fruit & grapes

Bela Crkva Logistics

Toral area: 353 km²

Distance from borders:

  • HUN - 296 km
  • CRO - 211 km
  • ROM - 11 km
  • BUL - 340 km
  • B&H - 237 km

Distance from highway:

  • E-75 - 78 km
  • E-70 - 117 km

Distance from airport:

  • Belgrade - 125 km
  • Osijek (Croatia) - 340 km
  • Temisoara - 110 km
Logistics

Energy potential in Bela Crkva

GAS
  • Municipality is being gasified
  • Complete gasification by the end of 2016
ELECTRICITY
  • No. of distribution substitusions: 74
  • Total power (kVA): 36,850
  • Total network length (km): 266.62
BIOMASS
  • Total land: 35,645 ha
  • Agricultural land: 27,717 ha
  • Arable land: 23,514 ha
  • Most common crops: corn, wheat, sunflower
WIND

Average speed 5.5 m/s at 50m

SOLAR
Insolation 243 days p.a. 1,458 hrs

Infrastructure in Bela Crkva

ROADS

Regional road network: 39,6 km

- Zrenjanin-Bela Crkva

- Kovin-Bela Crkva

- Vracev Gaj-Bela Crkva

Local road network: 46.7 km

- Bela Crkva-Kruscica

- Bela Crkva-Kusic

- Vracev Gaj-Crvena Crkva

- Crvena Crkva-Cesko Selo

- Jasenovo-Kajtasovo

WATERWAY

River network length: 60 km

Danube – 8 km

Karas – 30 km

Nera – 22 km

- Port in Kovin distance 45 km

Canal network: 25.5 km

DTD – 15 km

Jaruga – 10.5 km

Irrigation system network: 2,100 ha

Drainage system network: 15,000 ha

RAILWAY

Railway network length

Vrsac-Bela Crkva: 14.6 km

Axial pressure: 16 t

SEWAGE

Sewage system only in Bela Crkva settlement: 95%

Sewage network: 92 km

Population, education and labor cost in Bela Crkva

Number of inhabitants 15,790

Employed (2021) 3,530

Unemployed (February, 2021) 1,782

Labor cost structure

Average salary in Bela Crkva (Dec, 2020)

NET Salary 498
Personal Income Tax 10% 52
Contributions (Employee) 19,9% 137
GROSS Salary 687
Contributions (Employer) 16,15% 111
TOTAL Cost 797

From July 1st, 2014 the employers have the right for refund on the paid personal income tax & socal insurance contributions:

  • 65% refund for employing 1-9 workers
  • 70% refund for employing 10-99 workers
  • 75% refund for employing 100+ workers

Education

High Schools

School Profile #students #graduates
Gymnasium/Economics General 80 20
Economics 120 28
Technical Vehicle Mechanical Tech 76 14
Tourism 45 15
Road Traffic Tech 120 30
Car Mechanics 35 12
Hairdresser 50 /
Culinary 19 /
Locksmith 8 /

Key sectors in Bela Crkva

Agribusiness

Agribusiness

Access to ample resourcess
  • Ample agricultural land – 77% of total area – 21,817 ha
  • 40% of total population is engaged in agricultural activities
  • 1,673 of registered individual farms – 1,206 for livestock breeding
  • Industrial crops: 22,390 ha
  • Cereals

    - wheat 5,065 ha; maize 8,773 ha; sunflower 5,036 ha; soy 366 ha; barley 400 ha

    - Yields in t/ha – wheat (22,000); maize (48,065); sunflower (8,561); soy (800); barley (1,500)

    - Grain storage capacities – 12,000 t

  • Fruits: 1,800 ha
    - Yields per ha – apple (70,000 kg), plum (30,000 kg), cherry (30,000)
  • Roughage: 600 ha
  • Vineyards: 300 ha
  • Vegetables: 950 ha

Investment opportunities:

- Processing and storage capacities development

- Meat and milk processing

- Animal Feed production

Tourism

Tourism

Plentiful breathtaking landscapes
  • Beautiful nature in a fertile wine-growing valley, historic streets, Baroque style architecture, rich local cuisine - offering a relaxed atmosphere to all visitors
  • High water network density with 3 rivers (Danube, Karas, Nera) 7 lakes (150 ha), canal (DTD)
  • Hunting grounds Deliblato (33,610 ha) known as European Sahara in South Banat surrounded by rivers Danube, Tamis, Karas over an area of 1,850 ha is located a fenced hunting-breeding center Dragicev Hat (big game: deer, roe deer, wild boar)
  • 2,500 ha of swamp terrain, river islands and Danube for small game hunting during autumn/winter season (wild ducks, wild geese)
  • birdwatching
  • number of hunting associations

Investment opportunities:

- Accommodation capacities development

Accommodation capatities

Danube Marina

Danube Marina

1,076 km of Danube River - left bank
  • Marina development for small and medium-sized vessels – on the 1,076 km of River Danube‘s left bank
  • Planned area of 29.36 ha – urban plan for: administration building, information service center, catering facility, restaurants, shops, service overhauling workshops, sports fields, beaches, parking, etc.
  • Well connected with the regional road network and central and northern Banat, Romania border in 26 km - shortest connection with Bucharest, industrial railway in 10 km
  • Completed:
    • Environmental impact assessment study
    • Detailed regulation plan for marine development
    • Danube marines network in Vojvodina region study
    • Preliminary design for hydrological projects within the Marine for small and medium-sized vessels on the left bank of the Danube near Stara Palanka and additional coastal protection from backflow of "Djerdap I“
    • Feasibility study for the Marina on the Danube River in Bela Crkva
    • The main project for for hydrological projects within the Marine for small and medium-sized vessels

Top 10 Employers in Bela Crkva

Company Sector Country #Employees
PIK JUZNI BANAT AD Agribusiness Serbia 207
ECO BELFRUIT DOO Agribusiness Serbia 98
IDEA FPM DOO Wood Processing Serbia 60
ECOAGRI SERBIA DOO Agribusiness Serbia 45
PEKARA AD Agribusiness - Bakery Serbia 30
FLAMMAT DOO Firelighters Production Germany/Serbia 20
LOLA Textile Serbia 20
VLATOX DOO Construction Serbia 18
METALING DOO Metal Processing Serbia 12
TRKI SPZR Construction Serbia 12

Greenfield locations in Bela Crkva

Location 1

Industrial park NERA

Land size: 13.93 ha

Available: 13.40 ha

Ownership: municipality

Infrastructure: electricity, water

Industrial park NERA
Industrial park NERA2

For sale & lease

*possibility of a lease for the period of up to 99 years with registration of property rights in case the tenant builds a facility and obtains the use permit

Lease price RSD 0.10/sqm

(RSD 1 = cca. EUR 0.01)

100 sqm = EUR 0.08

Connected to regional road network River Danube and DTD Canal nearby – 12 km; Romanian border crossing – 11 km; Current tenant – German/Serbian company Flammat

Incentives & Fees in Bela Crkva

- EUR 1, 688 per every job created
- up to 30% Land Development Fee

for projects with significant development impact (municipal council approval needed discount for lump-sum payments)

- 0% Land Development Fee

for production & warehouse facilities

- Land Purchase & Lease Discounts

favorable rates for municipal land (for investment that create new employment)

Upon receiving the investor’s request

the consolidated construction procedures are conducted in the following phases:

  • Issuing the location conditions for the cadastre parcel suitable for construction – from the day of obtaining all special conditions, permits and other documents --> no later than 5 working days
  • Issuing the construction permit – from the day of the submission of the request --> no later than 5 working days

Upon receiving the application:

Based on registering the construction work,issuing the verification for receiving the application without delay, provided that the complete documentation has been submitted.

- Registering the construction works to receive acceptance/rejection --> 5 working days

- Subsequently, submitting the request for infrastructure installations --> 3 working days

Issuing the occupancy permit, upon receiving the submission of the request --> no later than 5 working days

Issuing the final approval upon receiving the submission of the request --> no later than 5 working days

In total: 28 working days

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Your partner in Bela Crkva

Municipality Office

Gordana Timotijevic - Associate in the Office for Local Economic Development

Phone: +381 13 853 346; +381 61 882 5646

Email: gordanatimotijevic@gmail.com