Ortomoda Special Design Shoes Design Center LLC received a soft loan from the Industrial Development Fund at 5 percent per annum in the amount of 51 million rubles. This was achieved, among other things, thanks to the guarantee of the SME corporation in the amount of 25 million rubles, which was provided for the project.
Within the framework of the project, the Ortomoda Special Design Shoes Design Center company will purchase modern equipment using 3D foot scanning technologies, which will allow the company to produce orthopedic shoes that take into account the individual anatomical features of the clients as accurately as possible.
The new production line will ensure the release of a wide range of modern orthopedic shoes for individual orders for both ordinary customers and people with disabilities. The speed of production will increase, the cost of production will decrease. The total budget of the investment project is 147 million rubles.
Director of the Industrial Development Fund Alexei Komissarov noted that at present more than 70% of orthopedic shoes in Russia are imported products. Thanks to the FRP loan, which is guaranteed by the SME Corporation, by the 2023 year, the company plans to significantly squeeze foreign manufacturers and occupy a significant share of the Russian market, increasing the annual output from 60 to 200 thousand pairs.
Ortomoda will open over 60 new jobs. The manufacture of shoes will be carried out using materials of domestic production.
LLC Center for Designing Special Purpose Shoes Ortomoda founded in 2001 year and is one of the largest domestic manufacturers of orthopedic shoes and the only enterprise for the individual manufacture of adaptive clothing for people with disabilities in Russia.