In the Belarusian city of Grodno, it is planned to implement a major project to build a new leather factory. The city administration announced a competition to attract investors to this project. The construction of the plant will be carried out either subject to the organization of a joint venture, or with equity participation.
The initiator of the project was the management of the Grodno Industrial Leather Association. At present, its production capacity is planned to be transferred from the city center to an 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.
In the new territory, it is planned to erect a production complex equipped with the latest sewage treatment plants, thanks to which it will become possible to carry out a full production cycle for the production of leather products. With access to design capacity, the plant will be able to produce over 600 thousand square meters. meters of goods annually.
In the shops of the enterprise, the production of leather for shoes, furniture and haberdashery will be organized. The total investment in the construction of the plant will amount to $ 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 design documentation has been completed and the preparation of the site for construction has been completed. The construction of the complex will begin this year. This is reported by the international industrial portal.