In 2017, Kastamonu company increased production volume in Tatarstan. Growth of production of wood-based panels and laminate has been achieved through the launch of the second production line of MDF panels (medium density fibreboard), which took place in 2016.
In 2017, Passenger flow of "Begishevo" airport increased by 50%. In total, 587 775 passengers benefited from "Begishevo" services. The main carriers, that served 88% of the total amount, were "Aeroflot", "S7 Airlines", "Pobeda" and "Nordwind" airlines.
Over the past year 35,7 million tonnes of oil were extracted in Tatarstan. Enterprises of petrochemical complex of the republic has dispatched goods for more than 1,2 trillion rubles in 2017. The average output at the basic enterprises of the complex amounted to 14,5 million rubles per person.
The first freight train to China has started from Kazan. The Chinese side - consignee - will receive a shipment of aluminum cookware of one of the leading Russian producers JSC "Kukmor factory of metal dishware". Pots and pans of different types, baking trays were exported.
The leadership of Burundi is interested in importing the products of Tatarstan's industrial enterprises into the country. This was reported by the Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Republic of Burundi, Mr. Edouard Bizimana during his visit to Tatarstan Investment Development Agency.
The leaders in the growth of demand in export markets for Ford Sollers company in 2017 were cars manufactured in Tatarstan.
Over the past year, the sales of Ford Kuga produced at the Tatarstan's plant increased by 54%. The sales of Ford Explorer offroadster also produced in the republic, grew by 65%.
Tatarstan Investment Development Agency was attended by the delegation of Kazakhstan led by Akim of the Kyzylorda region Krymbek Kusherbayev. The Head of Tatarstan Investment Development Agency Taliya Minullina presented to the guests the investment potential of the republic and invited the delegation of Kazakhstan to visit the Jubilee KazanSummit to be held on May 10-12 in the capital of Tatarstan.
The Head of Tatarstan Investment Development Agency Taliya Minullina took part in Gaidar Forum, held in Moscow these days.
The Tatarstan's manufacturer became the diplomant of the program "Russian quality" and now may use nationwide label to mark its products.