The ceremony of laying a capsule in the construction of Russian-Danish enterprise IDAVANG Luga was held in the Luga region. Eco-friendly stockbreeding complex will increase pork production in the Leningrad Region by 25%.
Construction of Russia’s largest methanol plant in Volgograd will give start to establishment in the Volgograd Region of a large chemical cluster, the total investment volume will amount to $1.2 bln. This news was reported to TASS by the press-office of the administration of the Volgograd Region.
Earlier, Roman Trotsenko, head of AEON Corporation, informed of the start of implementation of a project on establishment of the chemical cluster in Volgograd on the sidelines of the Saint Petersburg International Economic Forum (SPIEF). Particularly, the methanol plant to be constructed will be a part of the cluster.
According to Mr. Trotzenko, the agreement for construction of the plant is expected to be concluded on May 26. ‘On Saturday, we are signing an agreement [with Marubeni Corporation] for construction of a large methanol plant in the Volgograd Region at the production site of Khimprom. It will be the largest methanol producing plant in Russia, 1.5 mln tons of methanol per year will be produced here’, he s
The Russian Direct Investment Fund (RDIF), the Japanese Marubeni Corporation, Baltic Gas Chemical Company, and Invasta Capital signed a cooperation agreement for implementation of construction of a gas chemical complex for methanol production in the port zone of Ust-Luga, says the RDIF.
The Philip Morris International tobacco company intends to invest about RUB 7 bln in Russia in expansion of facilities for production of tobacco sticks for an IQOS electric tobacco heating system, additionally to the RUB 2.5 bln already invested. This was announced at the Saint Petersburg International Economic Forum, says the company.
Mikhail Novoselov, Director for interaction with the public authorities of Roca Rus LLC, specified the amount of investments in construction of the second phase of the plant producing faience ware in the Leningrad Region. They will amount to RUB 3.8 bln According to Mr. Novoselov, 350 jobs will be created at the plant in the Tosno District of the region.
One of the first workshops for restoration of gas turbine blades was opened in the Leningrad Region. Service maintenance is organized on the premises of the SGTT plant, a joint venture of the German Siemens and the Russian Power Machines.