Altai companies increased product supply to Germany by three times
In the last six months of this year exports of Altai products to Germany have increased by three times over the same period last year and amounted to more than 7 million US dollars, reported in the Department of Altai Krai for Tourism, Recreation, Interregional and International Relations. Altai manufacturers did not only increase their traditionally delivered products to this country, but also significantly expanded its product range.
The products of such companies of food and processing industry of the Krai as LLC “Altai-Sanddorn” (sea buckthorn oil), LLC “AIR” (plant-based medicines, wild plants, dried mushrooms), factory of processed cheeses “Plavych” and LLC “Medovik of Altai” is very demand from German consumers.
As for the enterprises of industrial sphere of the region, it should be noted Altai Tyre Plant, which introduced its own brand of NORTEC and new range of tires on the international tire exhibition, related products and technologies “REIFEN-2016” in Essen, Germany in May this year. Participation in the exhibition allowed the Altai company to establish contacts with German partners, which have resulted the delivery of Altai tires to Germany in the second quarter of this year.
In addition, there is an increased demand on products of Altai company “SiSort” by the German consumers, including on machines for cleaning, sorting or calibration of seeds and grain crops. For the promotion of “SiSort” products on the markets of Germany and other European countries the company opened an office in Dresden in 2016. At the branch site there are samples of color sorting machines, it is possible to order the machine and to receive services.
Altai Precision Components Plant also increases the volume of supply to Germany, cooperating with German partners for over 10 years. The first batch of small nozzles, produced in the Altai plant, was sent to Karlsruhe in the framework of the project “BOSCH – AZPI” in 2011. Altai plant quality management system has been certified according to the international automobile standard in 2015, which allowed supplying fuel-delivery systems of high-pressure with nozzles to Germany under the original name “Altay Common Rail System (ACRS)”. 20% of the total volume of delivered Altai products to Germany is currently exports of nozzles (about 1.4 million US dollars). Among the business partners of the plant - the leading companies of Germany, including in the field of machine tool industry, tool and automotive production: “Peter Wolters”, “Hoffmann”, “Siemens”, “Sonplas”, “Heinzmann”, “Carl Zeiss”, “BOSCH”.
In addition, the leading enterprises - traditionally exporters of Altai products to Germany are OJSC “Altai-Koks”, JSC “Barnaul Cartridge Plant” (sporting and hunting cartridges).