International companies continued to invest in the development of business in Russia


Moscow. November 16. Leading international food companies, despite an unstable economic situation, continue to invest in priority areas of its work in Russia.

According to Danone, in 2016 she plans to invest 500 million rubles in environmental protection in the Russian Federation.

In particular, in early 2016 the company “Samaralakto” starts the construction of new treatment facilities. The system capacity will reach 215 thousand cubic meters per year.

May 2016 is scheduled to launch a project for the construction of a new ammonia station at the dairy factory “Saransky”. The amount of ammonia used will be reduced by 75%, which will greatly reduce evaporation of gas into the atmosphere.

Another multinational company operating in the Russian market, Coca – Cola Hellenic has announced the opening in Nizhny Novgorod corporate centre business support, investment in which amounted to 270 million rubles.

“A new internal service division of the company will provide financial support for a series of business processes of the Coca-Cola Hellenic and Multon at the country level”, – explained in the press release.

Group of companies Danone in Russia is an international company Groupe Danone and unites more than 20 enterprises. In 2014, total sales for Groupe Danone has exceeded 21 billion Euro, more than 60% of this amount came from emerging markets.

Coca-Cola Hellenic in Russia owns factories in Moscow and Moscow region, St. Petersburg, Orel, Samara, Yekaterinburg, Rostov region, Novosibirsk, Krasnoyarsk and Vladivostok.