The Governor participated in the opening ceremony of phase 1 of the plant on production of hardware items in Belorechensk district.
Referring to the attendees, the head of the region underscored the significance of the given production for the entire country. Currently 90% of the Russian internal market needs in self-tapping screws are met due to the supplies fr om China and Taiwan.
- Krasnodar region will be the first region wh ere the production of full cycle fixing hardware will be launched. This is another step of the region towards import substitution, - emphasized Veniamin Kondratjev. – You will have to compete and prove that the plant articles are not inferior to foreign equivalents.
Veniamin Kondratjev kicked off the launch of the production. Then he together with Vice-President Sergey Altukhov, head of Belorechensk district Ivan Imgrunt and General Director "RosMet" Alexey Tren’kaev inspected the enterprise, as reported by the Press-Service of the Administration of Krasnodar region.
The project is implemented within the framework of the agreement concluded at the International investment forum "Sochi-2014". The investments amounted to more than 500 million rubles.
The first phase of the project implies the establishment of 130 workplaces. In prospect, following the launch of the second phase it is planned to increase workplaces up to 200 people. Five workshops have already been commissioned; three laboratories are functioning for product quality assurance at each stage of the production. Cleaning equipment has been installed. At first stage it is planned to produce up to 300 tons of self-tapping screws per month. Further on, the output will be increased up to 800 tons per month.
Source: Investment portal of Krasnodar region