MIL OSI Translation. Region: Russian Federation –
January 27, 2022, 09:01
Photo by M. Mishin. Press Service of the Mayor and the Government of Moscow
The capacity of the new plant is designed to produce several tens of millions of doses of vaccine preparations per year.
A Russian company producing medicines for animals will open a new large enterprise on the territory of the Technopolis Moscow special economic zone. The plant will produce several types of safe vaccines and related products for pets and farm animals. Currently, the company is carrying out commissioning work. This was announced by the Deputy Mayor of Moscow for Economic Policy and Property and Land Relations Vladimir Efimov.
“This year the company will start producing vaccines, sera and test systems for animals. They will help provide the market with the necessary goods and solve the problem of import substitution of medicines for veterinary use. In addition to this plant, at least 10 new production facilities will open in the territories of the capital’s SEZ in 2022: medicines, medical devices, microelectronics, measuring equipment, cable transport systems. The volume of investors’ investments in these projects will amount to more than 10 billion rubles,” the deputy mayor said.
The vaccine manufacturing facility is designed and built to GMP standards. It is the leading international standard for pharmaceutical companies. It includes strict requirements for the production and quality of products. This, for example, is the presence of specialized “clean rooms”, highly qualified personnel and modern industrial equipment at the enterprise.
The capacity of the new plant is designed to produce several tens of millions of doses of vaccines per year.
“The enterprise is equipped with modern equipment, the latest technologies are used at all stages of production. The total area of the workshops will be about 6.5 thousand square meters, of which four thousand are reserved for “clean rooms”. It is planned to produce over 40 different types of vaccine preparations,” said the head of
The company, which opens a new production of vaccines, was founded more than 15 years ago. It specializes in products for agricultural and domestic animals: immunoprophylactic drugs, diagnostics and treatment of infectious and parasitic diseases. The team employs more than 30 candidates of biological and veterinary sciences, as well as doctors of sciences and professors. The company’s products are registered in Russia, Azerbaijan, Armenia, Belarus, Georgia, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Ukraine.
The Technopolis Moscow Special Economic Zone includes five sites with a total area of 223.3 hectares: one in Pechatniki and four in Zelenograd – Alabushevo, Mikron, MIET, Angstrem. Residents are provided with special support measures: for example, they are exempted from property, transport, land tax, customs duties. The income tax rate for them is only two percent. There are also benefits for the lease of land allocated for the construction of an enterprise, and upon its completion, it is possible to buy out a leased land plot for one percent of its cadastral value.
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