In Moscow will be the Assembly production of passenger cars Mercedes-Benz
Alexander Om, photo Daimler AG
Quite a long time information field was filled with conjecture and speculation regarding the Daimler factory in Russia. Finally done – the curtains drawn, the details on display: the automaker Daimler has signed an agreement with the Government of the Russian Federation on the construction of new plant on production of passenger cars Mercedes-Benz. In fact, the agreement involves investments in the project amount of 750 million rubles with the creation of jobs, and the Government in turn guarantees the application of various measures to stimulate development and, most importantly, guarantee stability.
German company ready to invest in Russian plant about 15 billion rubles. Going to build in the industrial Park Esipovo that in the Solnechnogorsk district of the Moscow region. About 1000 people – this is the approximate number of staff. Their signatures under the contract left not only the representatives of the government and JSC Mercedes-Benz Rus, but also representatives of the Moscow region and the municipality "Rural settlement Peshkovskoye". In addition, the joy from the incident divided the officials of the newly founded company Mercedes-Benz manufacturing Rus.
To understand the scale, it is possible to give figures of the production capacity of the plant – at least 20 thousand cars a year. Moreover, the representatives of Daimler AG emphasize the flexibility of the planned production. At the moment confirmed that they will definitely release the sedan E-class. The production will be organized on the principle of a full cycle (welding, painting). To expect the Russian "Mercedes" it is possible not earlier than 2019. Of the three pillars of the German automotive industry Daimler AG was the only one who didn't have their factory in Russia, now it will compete with the production of Audi and BMW.