A meeting of the expert council for reviewing applications for the resident status of Kaluga special economic zone of industrial and manufacturing type was held in Kaluga. The council reviewed and approved application of the National Collagen Company.
A SEZ site located in Borovsky district was selected for implementing the project.
The project of National Collagen Company LLC is intended to build a biotech plant for production of medical and food gelatin. The products will be used for import substitution in such areas as medicine and pharmacology (capsules for drugs, surgical threads and sponges, blood replacement solutions), food industry, agriculture, printing industry, and construction.
Total investments in the project will reach more than 3 billion rubles. The plant will create 103 new jobs. Thus, considering the results of the meeting held by the expert council, Kaluga SEZ now has 16 residents.