Examples of successful investment

Mikhailovsky GOK OJSC is a member of the largest iron ore company in Russia and the CIS, Metalloinvest, and is one of the leaders of the domestic mining and metallurgical industry.

The plant produces a wide range of products that are in demand in the iron ore raw materials market, including concentrate, pellets, blast-furnace and sinter ore.

The company Metalloinvest systematically improves the production of Mikhailovsky GOK. In 2015, construction of the largest object of the investment program, the third calcination machine, was completed. The company’s investments in the construction of the complex are more than 16 billion rubles. Putting it into operation increased the capacity of the production of pellets of MGOK by 1.5 times, by 5 million tons per year. The solemn ceremony of launching the complex was attended by the Chairman of the Government of the Russian Federation Dmitry Medvedev.

A large-scale program has been implemented to replace mining equipment with a more productive one.  Modern high-capacity automobiles with carrying capacity 160, 180 tons, excavators with bucket capacity up to 23 cubic meters, new bulldozers and traction units were purchased in the course of the program.

Metalloinvest participates in key programs aimed at sustainable development of the region. Within the tripartite socio-economic partnership between Metalloinvest company, the administrations of the Kursk region and the city, important social facilities, such as  an oncology center, laser therapy and ophthalmology offices in the city hospitals, an anti-shock operating room, Ice Complex Yubileiny, Sports Palace Start, a nature museum, a kindergarten, the Holy Trinity Church have been opened  in Zheleznogorsk.

To the 70th anniversary of the Victory Day, with the participation of the company, a memorial complex, «Poklonnaya Hill», was erected in the Fatezh district in order to perpetuate the feat of soldiers killed in the Northern Facet of the Kursk Bulge.

Together with the public of Zheleznogorsk, Metalloinvest implements programs which provide for the interaction of various structures in solving the most acute problems. «Women’s Health» is a social project of the company aimed at creating a system of prevention and early diagnosis of breast cancer. The program «Healthy Child» is aimed at reducing the incidence of preschool children. The grant competition «Let’s do it together!» is aimed at supporting active and caring citizens   of Zheleznogorsk who wants to contribute to the development of the city.

Since 1992, the Scientific and Production Association Composite has specialized in research, development and production of rubber products. The history of the enterprise began with the production of caterpillar belts for snowmobiles and machinery, over time the range of manufactured products has increased. Today, rubber products COMPOSIT are successfully used in the conduct of hydromechanical works in the mining and processing industry.

Availability of a laboratory and a manufacturing base for the production of rubber compounds, input quality control of raw materials and our own scientific developments guarantee the high quality and reliability of COMPOSIT rubber products. Mobility of the enterprise, knowledge and experience of highly qualified specialists, targeting the needs of customers allow us to constantly expand and improve the range of products, maintain leading positions in the market of rubber goods and master new markets.

The main types of products manufactured by Composite LLC are:

rubber piping systems COMPOSIT and accessories for them for hydromechanical works;

rubber piping systems COMPOSIT and components for use in mining and processing enterprises;

caterpillar belts for snowmobiles and equipment of both domestic and foreign production;

technical plates and lining for various purposes;

commodity rubber compounds (rolled and calendered).

One of the main goals of investment activity of Composite is the development of new types of import-substituting products.

In 2011-2013, Composite with the support of the Kursk Region Administration and financial participation of Kurskprombank PJSC implemented an investment project to modernize the production of caterpillar belts. The total investment amounted to 250 million rubles.

Within the investment project, a shop for the production of caterpillar belts for snowmobiles and special equipment was built to increase the production capacity of the enterprise and the production volume, a gas steam-water boiler house and modern high-tech equipment of the leading companies of Italy, Germany, Turkey, USA, Slovenia, China, Bulgaria, etc. were bought. The steam-water boiler house provides full autonomy of heating, hot water and steam supply for all production and household premises of Composite.

In 2015, Composite LLC implemented another major investment project, «Modernization and technical re-equipment of rubber products manufacture», the volume of financing for which amounted to more than 130 million rubles. Within the project, the existing production was modernized in order to increase the volume, assortment of products and improve their quality.

The result of the implementation of investment projects was the production of competitive products with improved consumer properties. Today, Composite completely replaces the import of caterpillar belts for imported and domestic snowmobiles. The enterprise imports caterpillar belts to the USA, Sweden, Finland, Italy, Canada. Tests have been carried out and serial production of the floating pulp pipeline for marine dredges and corrugated pipeline with a coupling have been mastered.

Pharmstandard-Leksredstva OJSC is the largest producer of finished medicines in the Central Black Earth region and is one of the five largest pharmaceutical manufacturers in Russia.

The nomenclature of the company includes 130 names of medicines, more than 50 of which are included in The List of Vital and Essential Medicines.

Today, Pharmstandard-Leksredstva is not only the leader of the Russian Federation in terms of production of medicines, but also in terms of the quality of products.

In 2013, the All-Russian Scientific and Research Institute for Certification confirmed the compliance of the company’s quality management system with the standards of GOST ISO 9001-2011 (ISO9001: 2008) (with respect to the development and production of medicines) and GOST P52249-2009GMPRF (for production and quality control of medicinal products). In 2014, according to the results of the inspection, the State Medicines Agency of Latvia confirmed the certificate of compliance of the EU GMP for seven production lines.

In the near future, Pharmstandard-Leksredstva OJSC is planning to bring all production sites in line with the requirements of GMP and implement the system of automatic production control (SAR).

In 2015, the company began the reconstruction of the building of the central factory laboratory with the purpose of developing the composition and technology of the production of new medicines — generics and original preparations with high yields worth over 700 million rubles.

The company is carrying out systematic work in order to create new production facilities that allow not only to expand the production of traditional nomenclature, but also to master the production of new drugs in conjunction with the largest Western companies — manufacturers of pharmaceuticals, demanded in the Russian market, «Servier Laboratories» France, «Chiesi Farmaceutici» Italy, «Celgene» Switzerland, «F. Hoffmann-La Roche” Switzerland, «Abbott» USA, «Sanofi» France, «Merck» Germany.

Since 2010 Agropromkomplektatsiya-Kursk LLC has been implementing an investment project to create a vertically integrated agricultural enterprise for the production of high-quality meat products. It is planned to invest about 26 billion rubles.

Within the investment project, a crop department with a processing area of more than 30,000 hectares of land was created, a modern grain elevator for 100,000 tons of grain storage and a feed mill with a production capacity of 216,000 tons of pellets a year were constructed. 5 pig-breeding complexes, designed for maintenance of more than 270,000 pigs at a time, were commissioned on the territory of 3 districts of the Kursk region.

In 2014, the Nucleus breeding farm for 2,500 sows was put into operation, which would allow the company’s commodity complexes to be provided with repair livestock.

The company has built comfortable residential houses in the countryside, where 44 families of its employees settled.

One of the most important factors for ensuring the competitiveness of the livestock sector of the company is modern, based on the application of the most advanced technologies, crop production. In recent years, the company has brought into circulation more than 18,000 hectares of fallow land, bringing the land wedge to 32,000 hectares, and a full agrochemical soil survey was conducted throughout the area. Based on the analysis, a scientifically grounded six-field crop rotation has been introduced, which makes it possible to use the potential of the earth in an optimal way.

In recent years, more than 400 million rubles have been invested in modern agricultural machinery with satellite navigation and computer control. Seed complexes, wide-spread tillage trailed implements, self-propelled sprayers and harvesters have been purchased.

Agropromkomplektatsiya — Kursk continues the construction of a slaughterhouse in Zheleznogorsk district with a capacity of 300 heads per hour. It is planned to create 800 new jobs with an average wage of more than 35 thousand rubles. The project cost is 7,700 million rubles.

Besides, in the territory of the Dmitrievsky, Zheleznogorsky and Konyshevsky districts, Agropromkomplektatsiya-Kursk LLC has started construction of five pig-breeding complexes in the multi-site system with a production capacity of 56,000 tons of pig meat in live weight per year. It is planned to create 414 jobs with an average wage of more than 30 thousand rubles. The estimated cost is 11,497 million rubles.

Also in the near future the company plans to build three pig-breeding complexes, a feed mill and an elevator, with a capacity of 100,000 tons of one-time storage. The estimated cost of the project is 7,979.0 million rubles.

In 2015, the construction of a greenhouse complex with engineering communications for the cultivation of vegetables of the «Greenhouse Complex» AgroPark» in Glushkovsky District on an area of  1.1 hectares was completed. The total cost of the project was 2,181 million rubles, 180 jobs were created.

Before the commissioning of this facility, the population of the region was provided with only 50% of the vegetable products of the closed ground, when the enterprise reaches its designed capacity, the population of the region will be provided with the vegetable products 100%.

The main competitive advantage of the project is the use of the production technology of year-round light culture of vegetables. The use of this technology is possible thanks to use of modern boilers of the «Crone» company and «Jenbacher» gas piston units, which allow to significantly reduce the cost of thermal energy. In the winter season, the complex is a monopolist in the production and supply of fresh cucumbers, tomatoes, greens and leaf lettuce, which facilitates the ousting of import greenhouse vegetables and the development of domestic producers in the industrial greenhouse market.

GRINN Corporation CJSC provides for the creation of new modern trade enterprises and leisure centers that contribute to the solution of socially significant tasks.

The construction of the shopping and entertainment center GRINN on the prospect of V.Klykov with the area of 140 thousand square meters is continuing, it includes the largest in Chernozem region Concert Complex with two halls-transformers for 2000 and 900 spectators, a zone of fast food enterprises and Liniya hypermarket. The estimated cost of the project is 5.5 billion rubles. Opening of the facility is planned for December 2017.

An investment project is underway in order to build a multifunctional shopping and entertainment center, MegaGRINN, in K. Marx Street with an area of 220 thousand square meters, which will accommodate objects of trade and catering, entertainment and sports. The cost of the project is 10.3 billion rubles. Opening of the first stage took place in March 2016, the full commissioning of the facility is expected in September 2016.

KONTI-RUS JSC is one of the largest enterprises of the Kursk region. High growth rates of the company contribute to the growth of the economy in the region. Today, KONTI-RUS JSC is one of the ten largest manufacturers of the confectionery industry in Russia.

The products of the confectionary factory are sold both in Russia and in the CIS and other foreign countries (Azerbaijan, Turkmenistan, Kyrgyzstan, Kazakhstan, Georgia, Moldova, Armenia, Estonia, Mongolia). Besides, the company enters new promising sales markets in countries such as India, Germany, Great Britain, China, and the United States.

The range of products includes more than 250 items: chocolate sweets, biscuits, bars, wafers, caramel, crackers and much more. The quality management system is confirmed by the certificate according to ISO 9001 and ISO 22000. All products of the company are marked as «Without GMOs». Average number of employees as of 01.01.2016 amounted to 3.5 thousand people.

The company implemented a major investment project «Construction of a new production and logistics complex of the Kursk Confectionery Factory». The total area of the production and logistics complex is 57 thousand square meters. For the period of the project implementation, a Class A logistics center, an administrative building, a production building, eight production lines for confectionery products and one auxiliary line for the production of glazes with a total capacity of about 70,000 tons per year have been put into operation. Realization of the project allowed to increase the capacity of the enterprise to 135 thousand tons of confectionery products per year. During the implementation of the project, about 6 billion rubles were invested, in addition, about 1 thousand new jobs were created.

KONTI-RUS JSC is the largest taxpayer and ensures full and timely receipt of taxes, payments to budgets of all levels. In 2015, allocations to budgets of all levels amounted to 1,362 million rubles, including 543 million rubles to the budget of the Kursk region.

KONTI-RUS JSC adheres to an active social position. In 2015, sponsorship was provided in the amount of 1.9 million rubles for the repair and restoration work of the Kursk Diocese, the football club Avangard, and the holding of the Central Russian Economic Forum.

In February 2015, the company launched a project in order to build an agro-industrial complex for the production of cultivated mushrooms, champignons.

For the project, 2 land plots with a total area of 50 hectares were purchased in the territory of the Pashkovskiy municipal formation of the Kursk District.

The project provides for three stages to create a complex for growing cultivated mushrooms (champignons) in the amount of 12 thousand tons per year on its own compost. The total amount of the project financing is 3.6 billion rubles. During the project implementation more than 400 new jobs will be created.

The construction of the first stage of the project has been carried out: a complex for growing mushrooms with an investment volume of 1.27 billion rubles has been created in the Kursk region, products are supplied to the outlets of the region and other regions. More than 200 jobs has been created for the residents of the region. The company is planning to realize the second and third stages of construction within the next two years and increase the production capacity of the enterprise to 12 thousand tons of products per year.

In 2010, the company launched the project «Construction of a vertically integrated poultry holding company with a production capacity of 120,000 tons of poultry meat in live weight per year.» The project was completed in 2015. Within the project, two reproducers, a hatchery, 7 poultry fattening plants and a poultry processing plant were built. The motor transport department was put into operation. 

The project cost was 9.840 billion rubles, 3 043 jobs were created. 

LLC «White Bird-Kursk» is working on the registration of land legal relations with the owners of land shares in the territory of Gorshechensky, Kastorensky, Timsky, Manturovsky and Sovetsky districts, on a total area of 1.2 thousand hectares.

In 2016, the opening of a new production facility for production of technical fabrics by Rabex Textile LLC, a subsidiary of the holding company Rabex Group, was held on the territory of the Kurskrezinotekhnika property complex. 

The implementation of the investment project is carried out in 2 stages on the production area of 10.3 thousand square meters. 

The amount of investment in the implementation of the first phase amounted to about 3 million euros. With the completion of the first stage, 40 new jobs has been created. 

Installed capacity will ensure the release of up to 400 thousand square meters technical fabrics per month, which meets the need of OAO Kurskrezinotekhnika in this product for the production of conveyor belts. 

At the second stage, a section for the impregnation and heat treatment of technical fabrics will be created, closing the full technological cycle of their production. With the completion of the second stage, the production capacity of the site will increase to 900 thousand square meters of technical fabrics per month. 

The total amount of investments aimed at the implementation of the project will be about 10 million euros. It is planned to create 110 additional jobs.

OOO Nipromtex is the largest manufacturer of textiles in the Central Black Earth region. 

In 2016, the company realized an investment project to create a new highly efficient production of bulk nonwovens and synthetic fibers heaters with an investment volume of more than 260 million rubles. Mastering the production will increase the output by 1.5 times and will allow to produce monthly about 130 tons of bulk nonwovens and heaters for the needs of light industry and furniture manufacturing.

In 2017 Miratorg-Belgorod LLC, part of the Miratorg Agribusiness Holding, implemented the investment project «Reproduction Zone-2 (a breeding plant for 800 heads near the village of Lower Solotino, Oboyan District, Kursk Region). The cost of the project was 551 million rubles.

The construction of own breeding plant is justified by the regular need of pig farms in pedigree repairing youngsters, which is necessary for the performance of Miratorg Agribusiness Company’s production indicators for growing pigs to the required weight conditions and, accordingly, the production of quality meat.

 

LLC «Svinokompleks» Pristensky «, which is a part of Agroprom» Miratorg «, is six fully automated pig complexes with the capacity of 5 000 sows each. Currently, the company employs 496 highly qualified employees. In 2017, the company realized the project «The growing and fattening zone near the village. Average Olshanka of the Pristenskiy district «, which will allow to increase 53 186 heads of pigs to the standard weight of 125 kg and will give an additional 6 648 tons of commercial pork per year. The project cost was 529 million rubles.

To date, Miratorg Agribusiness Holding, which includes LLC «Agrofirma» Blagodatenskaya «, is the leader among beef producers in the Russian Federation. In 2017, the company realized the project «Farm for fattening and growing dairy cattle for 30 000 heads per year near the village of. Cossack Loknia of the Sudzhansky district of the Kursk region «, aimed at the production of beef meat, which meets the world quality standards. The cost of the project was 2 755 million rubles

In 2017, OOO «BVK-Global» implemented an investment project «Construction of a nucleus for 5500 sows in the Manturovsky district.» The project cost was 1 396 million rubles.

In 2017, OOO Global Eco completed the construction of a slaughterhouse with a design capacity of 80 heads per hour in the Shchigrovsky district. The cost of the project was 600 million rubles.

OOO Kurskernoprom in 2017 commissioned a two-port wheat grinding mill with a capacity of 40,000 tons and a bakery with a capacity of 6 tons per day with an investment volume of more than 200 million rubles, and 60 new jobs were created.

Open Company Group of companies «Promresurs» in 2017 completed the construction of a multifunctional complex «CENTNRAL PARK» with an area of ​​140 thousand square meters. The project cost was 10 billion rubles.

LLC «Leroy Merlin Vostok» in 2017 completed the construction of the shopping center «Leroy Merlin» with an area of ​​13 thousand square meters. The cost of the project was 1 billion rubles.

In 2017, OOO Global Eco completed the construction of a slaughterhouse with a design capacity of 80 heads per hour in the Shchigrovsky district. The cost of the project was 600 million rubles.

In 2017, JSC «Sudzhansky Meat-Packing Plant» completed the modernization of the existing production. The project cost was 6 million rubles.

In 2017, LLC «Milk House» completed the modernization of existing production in the Oktyabrsky district. The project cost was 6 million rubles.

In 2017, completed the modernization of the existing production of packaging packaging and labels. The cost of the project was 11.9 million rubles.