DSM and Tatenergo JSC open premix plant in Russia
DSM Nutritional Products and Tatenergo JSC (Republic of Tatarstan) have opened their first premix plant in Russia under its newly created affiliate DSM Nutritional Products Rus. Located in Naberezhnye Chelny, Republic of Tatarstan, Russian Federation, the facility is the first joint venture between the two companies.
The advanced plant will produce premixes for the Animal Nutrition & Health sector. A large percentage of the raw materials for the plant is sourced directly from DSM manufacturing sites.
Ilshat Fardiev, CEO of Tatenergo, said at the opening ceremony: “This is a significant moment for Tatenergo, for DSM, and for agribusiness in Tatarstan. It provides the basis for developing a state-of-the-art agribusiness in Tatarstan that will not only serve the needs of our own country but also make a major contribution to the Animal Health & Nutrition sector of the entire Russian Federation. We are proud to have achieved this milestone in partnership with DSM, a major supplier in carotenoids, vitamins, enzymes and special feed additives and look forward to a long and fruitful co-operation with them.”
Leendert Staal, CEO & President, DSM Nutritional Products commented: "The opening of this facility fits perfectly with DSM’s strategy of operating in high-growth economies and through solid partnership. It is also pivotal in the plans of DSM for growth within the Russian Federation, a market to which we are strongly committed within the framework of the expansion of our global network of premix plants.”
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