The daughter of German corporation Edscha Holding Gmbh on Thursday began construction of the plant components for Renault-Nissan in the special economic zone "Tolyatti" RIA Novosti reported the press service of the SEZ.
"The plant will manufacture hinge doors, hood, trunk, door opening limiter, hand-brake levers. Investment in the project — 313 million rubles. Products will be shipped to the projects Alliance AvtoVAZ-Renault-Nissan as part of contracts, as well as other automobile assembly plants Russia ", — said in a statement.
The production will open in autumn 2014. Initially, the plant will run on imported raw materials, but in the future Edscha fully intends to move production to work with Russian suppliers. In the first phase of the project will create 150 jobs. In the future, Edscha plant in Togliatti will employ about 250 employees.
Edscha Holding GmbH (Germany) was founded in 1870. Edscha is a leader in the development hinges and constraints, as well as a leader in the European market for the supply of control systems, foot and hand brakes. Corporation supplies its products to more than 50 brands and more than 200 platforms in the world.
The special economic zone of industrial type "Tolyatti" is created in the Samara region in 2010. SEZ "Tolyatti" specializes in the automotive industry (automobiles and auto components) and mechanical engineering products