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 leadership of the Grodno Leather Production Association. Currently, it is planned to transfer its production facilities from the city center to the industrial area, where a land plot free of 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 established. 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 works, 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 completed. The construction of the complex will begin this year. This was reported by the international industrial portal.