An Indian investor plans to develop pharmaceutical manufacturing in the Perm Territory.
KNAUF plans to increase investments in its projects in the Perm territory.
Decathlon, a French sporting goods retailer, has reached an agreement with the Forward enterprise in Perm for bicycle assembly under its brand. Assembly localization in Russia will make it possible to cut the customs payments: starting from the last year, the customs duty for bicycle components has been reduced to zero while that for the imports of finished goods is up to 30%.
Nestlé consortium is exploring the possibility of acquiring a Perm Sun InBev brewery shut down in 2014, as reported by several Kommersant sources close to administration of Perm . According to one of them, Nestlé is buying this facility to expand production of Kamsky branch, which is located next to the brewery. It is assumed that production of one of Nestlé brands from its confectionery line, now imported into the Russian Federation from abroad, will be localized at the new site. Nestle declined to comment.
Vetroenergetika Management Company (a partner to Vetroparki FRV LLC, Fortum, PJSC, being a subsidiary of Finnish Fortum in Russia, and Rosnano Management Company) is to build the first wind farm in the Perm Territory. Its launch is scheduled for the end of 2020. Investment in the project is expected to reach approximately RUB10 billion, said Perm Governor Maxim Reshetnikov on Thursday.
Halliburton is planning to acquire 100% in Perm-based oil services and engineering Novomet Holding, Kommersant informs referring to industry source. A representative of the Government also confirmed the information.