Animal feed plant worth 1.7 billion rubles has been opened near Voronezh

Animal feed plant worth 1.7 billion rubles has been opened near Voronezh


The eight-storey power plant will amount to half a million tonnes of animal feed per year, according to the regional government. It noted that the plant will produce feed for pigs and poultry.

VORONEZH, 27 Oct. The Cherkizovo group launched in the Voronezh region feed mill cost 1,745 billion and with capacity of 500 thousand feed per year, according to the regional government.

PJSC “Group “Cherkizovo” your investment project on development of breeding pig implements on the territory of Semiluksky district of Voronezh region. The opening of the feed mill in the village of Armour was held on Tuesday.

“The eight-power plant will be half a million ton animal feed per year. It will produce feed for pigs and poultry. The cost of the plant is 1 billion 745 million rubles”, — stated in the message.

Facility is provided with access to special roads, gas, electricity, water. Manufactured products will be used by the enterprises of group “Cherkizovo” located in the Voronezh, Lipetsk, Bryansk and Moscow regions.

“We are here today laid the cluster with a production of 70 thousand tons of meat. In 2016 we take him download. And feed mill — the heart of the cluster,” — said present at the opening Chairman of the Board of Directors of PJSC “Group “Cherkizovo” Igor Babayev.

According to the Governor of the Voronezh region Alexey Gordeev, the implementation of such projects is “important not only for socio-economic development of the Voronezh region, but also for its growth in the scope of the external market.”

“We talked about the fact that the company will soon produce about 300 thousand tons of meat products — pork and poultry. Here is an opportunity not only to keep stable the us food market, but also to position itself both in the country and on the international market”, — said Gordeev.

The group “Cherkizovo” one of the three leaders in the markets of chicken meat, pork, processed meat, and is the country’s largest producer of animal feed. 65% of the share capital of the company controlled by the founder of the group, Igor Babaev and his family, 35% are in free float. Net profit of the group in 2014 on US GAAP has grown in 5,4 times, to of 345.7 million.

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