In the teleconference Nursultan Nazarbayev launched the production of alloyed aluminum and light-alloy wheels. It was dedicated to Industrialization Day.
“Giessenhaus” LP, the construction of which began in the special economic zone “Pavlodar” this year, can be called the first aluminum production in Kazakhstan. In the first stage – almost KZ 5 bln of investments and 35 new workplaces.
“We are ready to supply 36000 tons of alloyed aluminum per year to the Kazakh enterprises and export abroad,” the general director of “FORWOLL GROUP” Ruslan Litvinov said to the President.
Meanwhile, representatives of the company “K&K” presented the project for the production of vehicle wheels from Pavlodar aluminum to the Head of the State.
“We highly appreciate the quality of the alloys of our Kazakhstan partners, so we have invested EUR 20 mln in the production of light-alloy wheels. We see enormous potential in Kazakhstan. The products of our enterprise will be supplied to the automobile plants of Kazakhstan, Russia and also countries of the European Union”, top manager of the company Sergey Kuklin said.
“We have enormous resources of metals (ferrous, non-ferrous and rare), it is important to make products from them. The alloy will be used for automotive wheels. It is just the beginning. It is necessary to think how to develop aluminum production in the future”, Nursultan Nazarbayev noted.