The Ministry of Industry and Trade of the Russian Federation included BTС Group in the official register of the Russian manufacturers. The largest consumer-goods manufacturing company received a corresponding opinion at the end of November.
Pursuant to Decree of the Government of the Russian Federation No.719 dated July 17, 2015 “On Confirming Industrial Production in the Russian Federation”, BTС Group has performed all the necessary procedures to obtain a conclusion on the Russian origin of a wide range of goods produced for the needs of law enforcement agencies of the Russian Federation. “According to the conclusion of the Ministry of Industry and Trade, the company’s products fully comply with the criteria set forth in the Annex to the Government Decree, and are considered the products made in Russia,” said Evgeny Agafonov, Director for Innovations at BTС Group.
He noted that the conclusion of the Ministry of Industry and Trade was issued on the basis of checking the technical documentation, as well as confirming the production, availability of the quality management system and high-tech equipment at the company’s sites. Furthermore, alongside with the BTС Group, the conclusion on the confirmation of industrial production in the Russian Federation was also received by the BTK Knitwear complex, which is part of the BTK Group. In the future, the Group’s enterprises plan to confirm the domestic origin of an even wider range of their products.
BTС Group JSC is the largest Russian light industry company specializing in the development, production and supply of high-tech clothing for various business sectors and government agencies for everyday life and outdoor activities. The structure of JSC BTС Group includes 13 enterprises located in the Russian Federation, the Republic of Belarus and the Republic of South Ossetia. Among the clients of JSC BTС Group are Aeroflot PJSC – Russian Airlines, Rossiya Airlines, Evraz JSC, Gazprom Gas Distribution JSC, Rosneft PJSC, ministries and agencies of the Russian Federation.