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18 October

VALERIY SCHAPOV, THE PRESIDENT OF MARS IN RUSSIA: WE BUILT THE ENTEPRISE OF THE 21 CENTURY IN THE ROSTOV REGION

The exact execution of all the agreements and mutual obligations, openness and the continuous support by the region in relation to the investor have become the base when implementing the Mars project in the Rostov region.

The company executives said on the ceremony of the pet-food factory opening in the Grushevskaya village of the Aksay district, that they had “the remarkable partnership” with the Rostov region.

"Recently, I have twice experienced so equally great excitement - when signing an agreement with the Government of the Rostov region on the implementation of the project for the construction of the factory, because it was a great responsibility, and today - with pride, that the project has been implemented successfully and on time," the President of Mars in Russia Valeriy Schapov said at the opening ceremony. - In the Rostov region we built an enterprise of the 21st century. I thank the governor of the Rostov region Vasiliy Golubev, the regional Government, the Investment Promotion Agency, the municipal authorities, who have supported us throughout the whole way. "

The Mars pet food factory opened in the Rostov region on October 17. More than 4 billion rubles were invested in the first stage of the project. The Mars factory is a new industry for the Don region, the largest and most modern production of pet food in the south of Russia.

The Mars project is included in the "Governor's hundred" of prior investment projects of the Don region. The first production line of the factory produces wet pet-food, the second production line is planned to be launched in the long run, the capacity of the enterprise will increase.


The co-owner, the Board Member of Mars Incorporated Victoria Mars, the Governor of the Rostov region Vasiliy Golubev, and the President of Mars in Russia Valeriy Schapov


The President of Mars in Russia Valeriy Schapov: “In the Rostov region we built an enterprise of the 21st century.”

The co-owner, the Board Member of Mars Incorporated Victoria Mars, the Governor of the Rostov region Vasiliy Golubev, and the President of Mars in Russia Valeriy Schapov on the media briefing at the factory opening day in the Aksay district



 


The first production line of the “Mars” factory produces wet pet-food

In the production facility of the “Mars” pet-food factory in the Rostov region

The general view of the territory of the “Mars” pet-food factory in the Rostov region