The Finnish Nokian Tyres plans to expand area of its plant in Vsevolozhsk of the Leningrad region. Now the plot area of about 5 hectares, which will be expanded, is not transferred in a status of the territory of industrial use. This place is supposed to be used for storage of finished products. Warehouse is required for storage of products in case of the increase in capacity from 15 million to 17 million tires a year.
Kirov Tire Plant, owned by Pirelli Tire Russia (joint venture of Pirelli and Rostec), now is engaged in only the production of truck and large tires. Reorganization of Kirov plant was completed in the first half of 2017 – manufacture of car tires became a separate legal entity, owned by a joint venture PC Kirov Tire LLC.
«Mazda Sollers Manufacturing Rus» received a status of the resident of territory of priority development (TPD) «Nadezhdinskaya». The corresponding agreement was signed by Sollers and Far East Development Corporation on September 6.
By the end of the year Volvo Group plans to launch the production of automatic gear boxes for trucks at its plant in Kaluga.
Investment amount is not disclosed, capacity is around 15 thousand automatic gear boxes a year.
About 90% of vehicles manufactured in Kaluga will be equipped with automatic gear boxes of its own production ...