OZON PHARM is completing the construction of its plant in Togliatti special economic zone. The resident of SEZ plans to start the test mode production of medicinal products as early as by the end of May.
Currently, the company is completing the works on interior finishing of the building and laying the utility lines on the site. All equipment has been fully installed, and some of it is currently undergoing the pre-commissioning procedures. They are scheduled for completion in late April or early May after the visit of representatives of manufacturing plants to the enterprise. Part of the equipment installed at OZON PHARM plant was imported from abroad and the company expects the visit of foreign specialists who will conduct all necessary tests. After that, the plant can start its test production.
In Togliatti SEZ, OZON PHARM will produce the medicinal products in various pharmaceutical forms, including tablets, powders, and lyophilisates. The company was founded by Ozon, which operates in the city of Zhigulevsk since 2003 and is one of the most influential enterprises in the Russian pharmaceutical market. The construction of the plant in SEZ began in 2015. In the future it will employ about 250 people.