This year American manufacturer of household chemicals SC Johnson intends to open a household chemicals plant in the city of Chudovo in the Novgorod region, with investments of about 2.3 billion rubles. This was reported on Wednesday by the governor of the region Andrey Nikitin.
The Hasslacher Norica Timber group of companies will invest RUB 1.5 bln in yet another production in Malaya Vishera, Novgorod Region. As the press-office of the regional government informed IA Regnum, advanced wood processing will be arranged here, namely, production of glued lumber structures and wooden house construction components.
At least 60 persons are expected to get their jobs at the plant.
On Thursday, at the St. Petersburg International Economic Forum, Andrey Nikitin, Governor of the Novgorod Region, and Pekka Viljakainen, Chairman of the Board of Directors of Aii Capital (Finland),
The government of the Novgorod Region concluded an agreement with the Finnish Stora Enso under which the investor will invest RUB 500 mln in development of the Novgorod sawmill. Timofey Gusev, Deputy Governor of the Novgorod Region, told TASS so on Thursday.
The Finnish UPM will invest €50 million in the development of the plywood factory in the town of Chudovo, Novgorod Region. This will create about 100 new jobs, as reported on Tuesday by the regional government’s press service.
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.