Polish businessmen launch new project in Kazakhstan
Building materials production plant opened in the Astana special economic zone. Construction mixtures, materials for thermal insulation, and construction paint will be manufactured at the plant. According to the enterprise management, the construction materials will increase the energy efficiency of the buildings and will contribute to the reduction of harmful emissions. 70 new jobs were created since the project’s launch. The production capacity of the complex will total 120,000 tons of dry mixes per year, but in the long term, production will reach 180,000 tons. The project is implemented by Polish investors.
Krzysztof DOMARECKI, CHAIRMAN, SELENA FM S.A., POLAND:
This place is a real center of Central Asia, the best place for trade and investments. Modern mixtures for buildings’ insulation, primers and adhesives will be produced at the plant. Most of the raw materials will be local. There is about 80% of local content.
Borisbiy ZHANGURAZOV, CHAIRMAN, KAZNEX INVEST:
The project is located in the special economic zone. It includes a number of investment and tax incentives. In addition, KAZNEX INVEST provided support to the project in analytical information and obtaining permits. About 40% of the products will be exported to the Central Asian countries and Russia.
The cost of the project is estimated at more than $3 million.