Sanatmetal factory, a subsidiary of Sanatmetal, Hungary, launched production of a knee endoprosthesis component from Russian raw materials in Obninsk, Kaluga Region. The implant production is important for such areas as traumatic surgery and orthopedics as it helps the elders to maintain active longevity, Mikhail Murashko, Russian Minister of Health said on Friday during his visit to the factory as part of the Russian-Hungarian Intergovernmental Commission for Economic Cooperation.
Stellantis Group announced on November 24 that it prepares to launch a production of manual transmissions at its site in Russia. Currently, active work is underway to enhance localization of the unit to launch the production in late 2022, according to Stellantis statement. The Company also plans to export the product from Russia, the Company representative told Vedomosti without giving the details. He did not either mention the expected output.
Rostec, Rusnano and Ishvan Pharmaceutical, UAE, are planning to jointly set up a vaccine production facility in the Kaluga Region. The companies signed the agreement at the Biotechmed forum, a TASS reporter reported from the venue.
Kronospan Group, Austria, is planning a phased investment of up to RUB 60 bn to construct wood processing factories in the Lyudinovsky District of the Kaluga Region, Kaluga Special Economic Zone (SEZ). The facility for the production of particle panels, base paper and bonds will create about 400 jobs, Semyon Fedotov, the Region’s Deputy Minister of Economic Development, told TASS in Moscow on the sidelines of the regional investment briefing held by the American Chamber of Commerce in Russia.
Nestle Purina PetCare (a member of the Nestle Group) is going to invest RUB 12 bn by mid-2023 to expand its production of pet food in the Kaluga Region, the press service of the regional Government reports.
Nestle Purina PetCare announced a large-scale investment project to expand the pet food factory and a distribution center in Vorsino, Kaluga Region, with an investment worth of RUB 12 bn. The funds will be used to expand the production of comprehensive nutrition wet food for cats and dogs and the warehousing capacity. The company expects to complete the project by mid-2023, the communication says.
International pharmaceutical company Stada invested more than EUR 5.2 million in laboratory testing center in Obninsk, Kaluga region, as stated in the company’s message.