JTI has launched the production of sticks for Ploom tobacco heating systems at the Petro factory in St. Petersburg. The company expects to enhance the production capacity to 7 bn sticks by 2023. Th results were achieved as part of the company's investment commitments under the agreement between JTI and the Government of St. Petersburg, signed in June 2021 at the economic forum, seeking to modernize the Petro factory and set up stick production for the Ploom tobacco heating system with a total investment of RUB 7 bn. In the future, the products will be supplied to the domestic and foreign markets.
Today a formal opening ceremony for the automotive engine plant of Hyundai Via Rus LLC was held in St. Petersburg. Governor of St. Petersburg Alexander Beglov, the Ambassador of the Republic of Korea in the Russian Federation Lee Sok-Bae, Consul General of the Republic of Korea in St. Petersburg Byun Chul-hwan, heads of Hyundai Via Rus LLC and Hyundai Via Corporation, representatives of the Russian Ministry of Industry and Trade attended the opening ceremony.
Baltika Breweries plans a large-scale modernization of its factory in St. Petersburg. The company's development prospects were discussed at the St. Petersburg International Economic Forum 2021.
A large manufacturer of automotive components Piterform LLC intends to expand its plant in the industrial zone of Kamenka in the north of St. Petersburg. This was reported by the media office of the Smolny on September 9.
Sarstedt has launched commercial production at its factory in Maryino Industrial Park in St. Petersburg, Aleksandr Belunin, CEO of the Russian unit, told Kommersant. At phase 1, a capillary blood collection systems line was launched. This year, it is also expected to install equipment for the manufacture of venous blood collection systems.
Procter & Gamble is going to invest RUB 900 million in its Gillette factory modernization The agreement was signed today, June 4, at the St. Petersburg International Economic Forum by P&G Vice President Eastern Europe, and Maksim Sokolov, Vice Governor of St. Petersburg.