The General Director of the CLAAS Company Ralph Bendish said that a new plant is scheduled to be opened in Krasnodar in the second half of October 2015, – RIA Novosti reported.
The management of the CLAAS Concern and the Krasnodar region signed a cooperation agreement in Hanover (Germany) in 2003.
Agricultural orientation of the region predetermined a decision of the company management on the location of the plant for the production of combine harvesters and tractors in the Krasnodar region.
The first plant of the CLAAS Company in Russia – CLAAS, LLC – was opened in Krasnodar in 2005.
The headquarter of the parent company – the CLAAS Company – is located in Germany. Manufacturing facilities of the company are located in Germany, France, Hungary, India, the USA and Russia.