In the Ulyanovsk region began construction of the first plant in Russia car components "Schaeffler". Plant for the production of automotive and industrial components including bearings for trucks and cars, clutches, engine components and parts belt drive will be located in the industrial area "Volga" in Ulyanovsk. The total investment in the project will be about 2 billion rubles. The first phase of construction of the plant within an area of 22 hectares is scheduled for completion in mid-2014. Within five years of the project will create at least 450 new jobs.
The ceremony of laying the first stone in the construction of the factory panel construction took place in the industrial zone of "Volga" in Ulyanovsk. Capacity of the plant to 200,000 square meters of housing per year.