The pharmaceutical plant Ozone Pharm has started its production in the Togliatti SEZ
The ceremonial opening of the pharmaceutical plant Ozone Pharm took place on November 17 in the Togliatti Special economic zone. Representatives of the Ministry of Industry and Trade of the Russian Federation, Government of the Samara Region, national association of producers of pharmaceutical production and the medical products APF, the Samara customs, management company of the Togliatti SEZ, the staff of the plant, founders and partners of the enterprise participated in the ceremony.
The action began with an excursion around the territory of the plant, which is known as one of the most modern in Russia today according to the equipment level. The production site and the equipment have been shown, the nomenclature and manufacturing techniques of medicinal preparations have been discussed.
“The cluster of medical and pharmaceutical technologies of the Samara Region is becoming stronger due to the start of such modern enterprises as "Ozone Pharm" in the Togliatti Special economic zone. About 50 names of drugs will be produced on this plant. These medications will be able to make the worthy competition to the foreign analogs existing on the market. This is a significant event not only for the region, but also for Russia as medications, available according to their price, will be spread across the territory of the whole country and also in the neighbouring countries” – Alexander Kobenko, the acting vice governor – the Minister of Economic Development, Investments and Trade of the Samara Region, has noted.
The start to work of the Ozone Pharm plant was given by Alexey Alyokhin, the director of the department of development of the pharmaceutical and medical industry of the Ministry of Industry and Trade of the Russian Federation, Alexander Kobenko, the acting vice governor – the Minister of Economic Development, Investments and Trade of the Samara Region, Pavel Aleksenko, the director of LLC Ozon Pharmatsevtika, Sergey Fedorov, the CEO of the Togliatti SEZ.
The start of the Ozone Pharm enterprise in the Togliatti Special economic zone took place on August 1, 2017, two years later after the beginning of the construction. The volume of the carried-out investments of the resident reached 1,3 billion rubles that is much higher than the stated financing. In the long term 250 people will work at the plant. A founder of LLC Ozon Pharm is the company dealing with production of medicines of LLC Ozon which enters TOP-30 largest domestic enterprises of pharmaceutical industry (according to the Remedium magazine, December, 2013).