RASKO: second stage of glassware factory begins production

The second stage of the Voronezh Glassware Factory has entered service with an annual production capacity of 128 million glass bottles, the result of a USD 16 million investment. The Voronhezh factory…

The second stage of the Voronezh Glassware Factory has entered service with an annual production capacity of 128 million glass bottles, the result of a USD 16 million investment. The Voronhezh factory is part of the Russian-American Glass Company (RASKO), which is backed by the U.S. government-supported investment fund Agribusiness Partners International LP. The glassware factory project began in 2001 and the first section with an annual capacity of 215 million bottles became operational in June 2002.