The opening of Russia's first plant for the production of casings for ammunition civilian held on September 29 in a special economic zone "Lipetsk".
In the production of sporting and hunting supplies in Russia and the former Soviet Union the share of Russian products on the market now — no more than 5%, the rest — are imported. "The new production will ensure the complete replacement of imports of goods from abroad. Applicable to plant high-tech equipment is unique in Russia, meets the highest international standards and provides complete environmental friendliness, energy efficiency and security," — stressed attended the opening of the Lipetsk Region Governor Oleg Korolyov.
Enterprise "Civil supplies" will produce encapsulated plastic sleeve 12 th, 16 th and 20 th gauges — mechanical components for the assembly of the relevant international standards cartridges for smooth-bore civil weapon. Performance of the first assembly line is 200 million pieces per year. Private investments in production totaled more than 1 billion rubles. Prior to 2014 the volume of investments will increase by 2.7 billion rubles, of which 1.34 billion — on the equipment. Will create about 200 new jobs (now 60), the power company will reach 600 million cartridges per year, the amount of taxes to the budgets of all levels will be at least 700 million rubles.