3M, a U.S. company, is to crank up respirator production at Volokolamsk plant by 20% in May, the company says. The plant is currently working at its maximum capacity 24/7 to produce FFP1, FFP2, and FFP3 filtering half-face masks.
According to the website of the Russian Ministry of Agriculture, Monin Rus, LLC, a Russian subsidiary of French Monin, intends to build a syrup manufacturing plant in the Moscow region. The project investment is estimated at RUB 1.3 billion.
The Italian Barilla Group, a producer of pasta and sauces, will invest over €130 million in production in Stupino Quadrat, Special Economic Zone (SEZ) in the Moscow region, the MR Group (which includes SEZ) reports.
According to the press service of the Ministry of Investment and Innovation of the Moscow Region, German-Swiss WOLFFKRAN has launched a production line at Lukhovitsy plant and is enhancing its business to localize production in Russia and enter the Russian market with WOLFF tower cranes.
Boule Medical AB, Swedish manufacturer of laboratory diagnostic supplies, localizes production of reagents designed for hematological study in Podolsk, Moscow region. Amount of investments in the project is estimated at ₽20 million. The first medical devices are expected to roll off the assembly line in 2020.
In Noginsk, Moscow region, the expansion of Henkel, one of the largest cosmetic factories, was completed, the company said. This is the only production site of the Henkel cosmetics unit in Russia.