Putin said about the demand for domestic electric motors

© RIA Novosti / Alexei Nikolskiye in Photobacterium of the Russian Federation Vladimir Putin. Archival photoPutin said about the demand for domestic electric motors© RIA Novosti / Alexei Nikolskiye the image Bank

The motors that will be produced at the new plant in Chelyabinsk, it is assumed to apply in the field of oil pumping, they will demand the Russian fuel and energy complex (FEC), demand on the market of third countries, as well as demand in the shipbuilding industry, said the President of Russia Vladimir Putin on Wednesday at a meeting with representatives of Italian business.

Earlier it was reported that Putin and the Chairman of the Council of Ministers of Italy Giuseppe Conte took part in the ceremony of launch in a mode of video of a plant for the production of electric motors in Chelyabinsk, the project was the result of a partnership of Russian companies «Transneft» and «Konar» with the Italian company «Nidec».

«Engines to be applied primarily in the sphere of oil transportation and oil products, they are extremely popular domestic fuel and energy complex, and undoubtedly will be in demand on the markets of third countries. There is a need for production enterprises and other key sectors of the Russian economy, especially the shipbuilding industry,» — said Putin.

The President noted that the motor in the future it is planned to install on ships of the Arctic cluster for the Northern sea route, as well as to engage in technological lines for the liquefaction of natural gas projects on the Arctic LNG-2, Baltic LNG, Vladivostok LNG, the needs of the metallurgical and mining sector, rail transport and wind generation.

Putin also said that the new company became the fifth Italian participation in the Chelyabinsk industrial Park «Stankomash».

«In fact, the Italians have helped create the whole industrial cluster, which is localized important technological production. We understand that in the course of this work our Italian partners have received good orders and sell at a profit and successfully, including for our Italian friends. And this is not the only example of successful bilateral business cooperation,» — said the Russian President.