The opening ceremony of the Haier washing machines production plant took place in Naberezhnye Chelny on August 28. Founder of the Haier Corporation Zhang Ruimin, Plenipotentiary of the President in Privolje Federal District Igor Komarov and President of the Republic of Tatarstan Rustam Minnihanov participated in the event. Employees of the Russian compounder Research and Production Enterprise “POLYPLASTIC” also attended the ceremony.
Currently materials of R&P POLYPLASTIC are in the process of obtaining approvals for their use in production of washing machines. Within the framework of the import substitution program the Chinese manufacturer is planning to produce most of the components in Russia and using Russian raw materials.
Initially the production capacity will be 500 thousand washing machines per year. In the future, the company plans to install one more line and increase production capacity to 1 million washing machines per year. R&P POLYPLASTIC can meet the rapidly growing demand of the Chinese manufacturer.