In the Belarusian city of Grodno, it is planned to implement a major project to build a new tannery. The city administration has announced a competition to attract investors to this project. The construction of the plant will be carried out either under the condition of organizing a joint venture, or with equity participation.
The initiator of the project was the leadership of the Grodno Production Leather Association. Currently, its production facilities are planned to be moved from the city center to the industrial area, where a land plot free from buildings has already been allocated, the area of which is 5 hectares. These measures are dictated by environmental regulations.
It is planned to build a production complex on the new territory, equipped with the latest treatment facilities, thanks to which it will be possible to carry out a full production cycle for the production of leather products. With reaching the design capacity, the plant will be able to produce over 600 thousand square meters. meters of goods annually.
In the workshops of the enterprise, the production of leather for shoes, furniture and haberdashery will be launched. The total investment in the construction of the plant will be $46 million, of which approximately $25,7 million will be spent on construction and installation work, and another $20,3 million on the purchase of modern equipment. To date, the development of project documentation has been completed and the preparation of the site for construction has been fully completed. The construction of the complex will begin this year. This is reported by the international industrial portal.