The Technological Industrial Development Zones are part of the territory of the Republic of Macedonia as part of the customs area, separated from the rest of the customs area, and they represent a separate fenced and marked area that represents functional units in which activities are performed under the conditions prescribed by the LAW ON CUSTOMS. DEVELOPMENT ZONES and other laws applicable to customs and tax benefits established by the LAW ON TECHNICAL INDUSTRIAL DEVELOPMENT ZONES and other law. Technological industrial development zones are formed to develop highly propulsive and modern technologies by introducing economically profitable production and efficient use of resources by applying the highest environmental standards. Technological industrial development zones are free zones in terms of customs and tax laws.

TECHNOLOGICAL INDUSTRIAL DEVELOPMENT ZONES have been constructed on the territory of the South-East Planning Region at the following locations: