August 26, 2011 the South Korean unit of LG Corporation company LG Hausys RUS — manufacturer of building materials, has officially opened a second plant in Russia for the production of PVC window profile in Elektrostal.
15 extrusion lines with capacity of 20 thousand tons imported from Korea, established in house-building plant in Elektrostal. The choice of this city is not accidental. The proximity to Moscow (about 50 km), the availability of qualified personnel, sufficient volumes for electrical power, the ability to create a production and logistics complex complete cycle — all this influenced the choice of the location of the plant. Within 2 years the company plans to increase the number of extrusion lines and 30 (a total capacity of up to 50 tons).
On the production is planned to produce 6 types of profile systems, lamination profile using proprietary technology co-extrusion.
The opening of its own plant in Russia have long been waiting processors PVC profile LG Hausys. In 2009, after 4 years of a window on the Russian market, the company LG Hausys made tentative step in this direction and start PVC profile extrusion plant in Novokuznetsk.
After another 2 years the company opened a second factory in the Moscow region.
According to an independent branch center OKNA Marketing company LG Hausys is in the top 15 manufacturers of PVC profiles in Russia.