SCA to Open Personal Care Products Plant in Russia
Feb. 29, 2008 - SCA said that it will open a diaper/personal care products production plant in the Tula region south of Moscow.
SCA will invest about EUR 48 million to construct the facility.
“The Russian market is extremely exciting and this venture is fully in line with SCA's expressed ambition to expand in Eastern Europe—one of our designated growth markets,” said Jan Johansson, president and CEO of SCA.
The venture is long-term and will gradually include all product groups in SCA's consumer portfolio for personal care, including feminine care, baby diapers and incontinence care.