Krasnodar Territory authorities are looking for investors to construct a plant for beet sugar manufacture with capacity of 200,000 tons of sugar a year, in the Kushchevskaya district.
As the regional press-service reports, besides beetroot sugar it will produce beet syrup (100,000 tons a year) and pellets (70,000 tons a year). The main market area for the products will be confectionary factories in the north of the Krasnodar Territory and the Rostov region. The investment volume in the implementation of the project, which is to be presented at the International forum “Sochi-2015”, will be 8 bln rubles. The opening of the new production facility will give 120 new high-tech jobs to the region.