SC Johnson, the US manufacturer of Mr. Muscle, Utenok detergents and other household chemicals, will open its first factory in Russia. According to Evgeny Bogdanov, Head of Economic Development Department of Novgorod Region Government, the company decided to locate its factory in Novgorod Region.
Representatives of the largest Chinese industrial glass producer have considered the project to develop a core business plant in the Novgorod Region. Today, correspondents of TASS were informed thereof by the regional vice governor, Mr. Anton Zemlyak.
A meeting took place at the Saint Petersburg International Economic Forum between governor Sergey Mitin and Chairman of the Board of Directors of the Barlinek company Wojciech Michałowski. The management of Polish Barlinek turned to the governor with an offer of mutually beneficial cooperation. The company wants to build a veneer factory in Russia.
An investor intends investing USD 60 m into construction of a trout farm in the Novgorod Region. Mr. Anton Voropaev, CFO with Moscow Office of Aii Corporation Oy of Finland, announced it at one of discussions within the framework of the Golden Autumn Agro Expo.
IKEA of Sweden had launched its furniture production at its largest factory in Russia near Velikiy Novgorod investments into which had amounted to circa RUB 4 bn, the PR function of the Novgorod Region government informed.
Veliky Novgorod’s IKEA furniture factory started its operation in test mode. The construction of the new plant began in 2014. The total project cost is 50 million euros.