Andrey Bocharov praised level of interaction and rates of cooperation with KONAR Industrial Group, which since 2013 include Kamyshin Forging Plant. The governor emphasized that all indicated agreements are fully implemented.

During the working meeting, the parties discussed implementation of investment projects in the field of industry in Volgograd region and plans for development of the facility, as well as the possibility of providing government support.

Within just a few years, KONAR completed implementation of the investment project at the plant in Kamyshin to arrange a high-technology production of die forgings for oil and gas industry and railway transport: this created additional jobs and increased production output. Technical upgrading was performed, modern equipment was installed. Now the facility specializes in production of hot die forgings for agricultural, oil and gas, mechanical engineering, defense and nuclear industries. A complete production cycle of products as a result of press-forging was arranged as part of localization. Forging Plant is actively working on developing market for products. In total, from January 2019 to March 2020, it is planned to put 118 pcs. of new products in production.

It is worth reminding that, in last March, Andrey Bocharov visited Forging Plant and praised work of KONAR on reviving and developing Kamyshin facility.