A working group has been established to implement the cooperation with the Chinese company China Road and Bridge Corporation (CRBC), in order to create project documentation, define acceptable forms of financing, construction, maintenance and exploitation of the section from Požega to Boljara (Požega-Duga Poljana and Požega-Boljara).
The president of the working group is Goran Vesić, Minister of Construction, Transport and Infrastructure, and the deputy is Mihailo Mišić, State Secretary in that ministry. the working group has 13 more members, representatives of the Ministry of Construction, Finance and Roads of Serbia.
Professional and administrative-technical support to the working group will be provided by the Ministry of Construction, Transport and Infrastructure.
The construction of the section from Požega to Duga Poljana near Sjenica, on the Miloš Veliki highway, in which approximately EUR 1.7 billion will be invested, at least “on paper”, began on March 20, 2022. At that time, it was announced that the road, 75 kilometers long, it should be completed in four years, and the main contractor is the Chinese company CRBC.