© Photo : courtesy of the press service of the government of Tver the Tver region oblastyami Igor Rudenya at the opening ceremony in Konakovo area of the enterprise for milk processing company Dmitrogorsky dairy plant© Photo : courtesy of the press service of the government of Tver region
. I am sure that the new company will actively participate in solving problems of import substitution and food security, said the Governor of the Tver region Igor Rudenya at the opening ceremony in Konakovo area of the enterprise for milk processing company «Dmitrogorsky dairy plant», entering group of companies «agropromkomplektatsiya».
As reported by RIA Novosti the representative of the press service of the regional government, currently Dmitrogorsky dairy produces 21% of the total regional volume of milk, 35% pork, employs more than 2.5 thousand residents of upper.
Took part in ceremony of start-up businesses, Minister of agriculture of the Russian Federation Dmitry Patrushev expressed the opinion that the plant will become one of the flagships of economy of the Tver region.
In the construction of a new dairy plant invested about three billion rubles, created 250 jobs. The capacity of the milk processing plant will be about 88 thousand tons per year, production of finished products — up to 50 thousand tons per year. The product range includes 140 names.
The press service reminded that last year Tver oblast took the third place in the Central Federal district the growth rate of livestock production. The total volume of agricultural products of the region in monetary terms amounted to 37.5 billion rubles, including 28.5 billion rubles in livestock. For the first half of the year 2018, the region produced 112.5 thousand tons of milk, 104,2 thousand tons of cattle and poultry in live weight.
Currently the region is being implemented and planned to implement 30 investment projects in the agricultural sector with a total investment of about 35 billion rubles.