September 7 in the Kaluga plant was opened for the production of automobile glass "Fuyao Glass Rus’.
The Chinese company is located in the industrial park "Grabtsevo" and part of the group of companies "Fuyao Glass Industry Group" — the world’s largest manufacturer of automotive glass.
Capacity of the first stage will be 1 million sets of automotive glass per year. In the future, within two years, it will be tripled. About two-thirds of auto glass, produced Fuyao in Russia, will be exported to countries in Europe, one third — sold on the local market. The main buyer in Russia will be the group Volkswagen.
Investment in the project is more than 10 billion rubles, the plant is the largest Chinese direct investment projects in Russia. In the first step, you create more than three hundred jobs, and in the future they will — more than two thousand.
At the moment, erected two workshops, which will be produced in laminated and tempered automotive glass. Float glass — raw materials for auto glass — yet to be imported from Chinese companies, but decided to build a plant for the production of float glass and run a full cycle of production.