Productive Business Area
The Productive Development and Investments Attraction Area of Yachay EP is in charge of creating mechanisms that allow entrepreneurship projects to be established and developed, promote the setting-up of small, medium and large companies, and attract investors committed to innovation.
This area is also responsible for the promotion of agricultural production, the main activity of the inhabitants of the Urcuquí canton, where the City of Knowledge is built. Yachay shall allow for better production, through the automation of processes and the inclusion of scientific research in this field.
In addition the City of Knowledge has facilitated investment with the approval as ZÉDÉ, Special Economic Development Zone, which consists in being a customs destination in territorial delimitation with a special administration regime and a scheme of privileges and tax incentives to strengthen the productive development by establishing new investment.