The Governor of the Altai territory Viktor Tomenko and SEO of the largest Russian production complex of light industry BTK Group of Companies Mikhail Bocharov signed the agreement on government support for the construction of a new finishing blended fabrics production on Tuesday at the St. Petersburg international economic forum.
The agreement is aimed at consolidating of government support measures for implementation of investment project in the Altai district. The main goal of the project is development of a new finishing production and additional workspaces jobs based on the textile factory «BMK Melanist of Altai». It will be a huge step for increase the production of competitive Russian blended fabrics for domestic and international markets.
«Our company chose the strategy of the import substitution in the light industry of Russia and this large-scale project is an important step for pursuing our goal. Renovated production line will make it possible to produce high-quality fabrics in Russia in accordance with modern requirements and market trends for various business sectors» – said SEO of the BTK Group of Companies Mikhail Bocharov.
The textile factory «BMK Melanist of Altai» is one of the largest textile enterprises of Russia. There isn`t another factories behind the Urals which can produce mixed fabrics, yarn, harsh and finished fabrics with the full production run. Today the textile factory “BMK Melanist of Altai” produces blended fabrics, work wear and home textiles.
«The goal of the agreement is further development of the textile and light industry of the Altai Territory. It means a huge volume of investment in the development production in Barnaul city, double increase in the number of workspaces jobs at the operating enterprise and a significant amount of production growth. The local government has to create conditions for the successful realization of the investment project» – said Victor Tomenko.
INFORMATION ABOUT BTK GROUP OF COMPANIES
BTK Group of Companies is the largest Russian holding group of the light industry, concentrates on the development, production and offtake textile, knitted fabrics and clothing for various industries.
The company has a high-tech production base, which includes 12 enterprises located in Russia and CIS countries. BTK Group of Companies includes the full production cycle from spinning and weaving to sewing of finished goods.
BTK Group of Companies has successful experience in working with huge number of Russian and international companies, such as Aeroflot – Russian airlines, Russian Railways, Gazprom gas distribution, Rosneft, Sberbank etc.
INFORMATION ABOUT «BMK MELANIST OF ALTAI»
The factory «BMK Melanist of Altai» was launched in 1934 to provide fabrics to the areas of Siberia, the Urals and the Far East. The capacity of the plant provided for the production of 30.2 million meters of melange fabrics annually. During its existence, the factory systemically increased in capacity, implemented new technologies in the production, installed high-efficiency equipment, making the company’s products always meet the highest demands of the market.
Today «BMK Melanist of Altai» is an enterprise with full production cycle. The quality of cotton and polyester fiber, chemical materials, dyes and yarn supplied to the plant is subject to constant control, and in the production process – severe and finished fabric in accordance with GOST, specifications and standards.