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A new carbon fiber player to come in Russia

News International-French

16 Nov 2011

The company "Alabuga-fiber" has the project to produce Carbon Fibers. The project implementation will create 250 new jobs. While at a full capacity the plant's production volume annually will reach 1500 tons.

The second in a row for the current year Supervisory Board of the Special Economic Zone "Alabuga" was held on the 07th of October 2011 in the Kazan Kremlin by Tatarstan President Rustam Minnikhanov. He reviewed a new project, being submitted for consideration as a resident of the SEZ "Alabuga".

 

 

The new enterprise LLC "Alabuga-fiber" will manufacture carbon fiber based composite materials. Compared to conventional construction materials carbon fiber has unique properties: its strength and fatigue resistance is several times higher than that of steel, at a much lower weight. Such a product is very rarely produced in the Russian market. The largest sectors - consumers of carbon fiber in Russia are: atomic energy, aircraft, rocket designing, construction, goods of everyday consumption, automobiles.

 

 

The company "Alabuga-fiber" will be another representative of the fast-growing plastics cluster in the SEZ. The project will be developed by "Holding company" Composite "- Russia's leading manufacturer of carbon fiber based composite materials. The project implementation will create 250 new jobs. While at a full capacity the plant's production volume annually will reach 1500 tons.

 

 

The LLC "Alabuga-fiber" development plan presupposes the establishment of two production lines; the first one - 2.5 billion rubles worth. Total project cost is 4, 2 billion rubles.

 

 

Upon the resident status aproval for LLC "Alabuga-fiber", the total number of SEZ "Alabuga" residents will increase to 20, the amount of total declared investments will grow to 71 billion rubles. Over 10,000 jobs will be created by all 20 residents.

 

 

More information: http://sezalabuga.ru/en