PSMA Rus' Kaluga plant is to start integrated production of business cars Citroen Jumpy and Peugeot Expert in 2Q2018.
On 9 November, Vorsino Industrial Park in Kaluga saw inauguration of two new production lines at Nestle Purina PetCare's pet feed plant.
Mitsubishi relaunches the production of Pajero Sport crossovers in Russia, the manufacture of which has been stopped in Q1 2016 due to the market decline, as follows from the statement by Osamu Masuko, the President of the Mitsubishi Motors Corporation. Now, this car model is being imported from Thailand, but since November, it will be manufactured in a full-cycle mode at the PSMA Rus car factory (a JV of Groupe PSA and Mitsubishi) in Kaluga, along with another car model – Outlander. The company expects to produce an average of 7,000 Pajero Sport cars per year with a total production capacity of the Mitsubishi line at PSMA Rus equal to 40,000 cars per year. The Concern has not disclosed current load of the production line. To increase production, starting from January 2018, an additional, the second, shift will be added, and the staff of employees will be increased by 44% to reach 1,440 people.
Heunisch Guss of Germany is localizing its steel production in Kaluga Region with support from MSP Corporation and the local government, the corporation PR function reports.
Novo Nordisk will launch production of insulin injection pens – FlexPen at their plant in the Grabtsevo Industrial Park in Kaluga. The Ministry of Industry and Trade of the Russian Federation issued a license to the company for production of insulin finished dosage forms, as reported today by the Company’s press service.
The Astrazeneka Company launched the country’s first production of the innovative target drug for treatment of lung cancer in the “Vorsino” Industrial Park in the Kaluga Region. The volume of investments in the new line was more than 700 mln rubles, as reported by the press services of the Kaluga Region’s Government.