At present, most
The company MicroTalcMed LLC was founded in 1993 on the territory of the research laboratory of talc production technology OJSC Soyuznedrud. Among other, MicroTalcMed uses unique raw materials in terms of quality (
The project aims at building a
MicroTalkMed has developed the production of micro talk with more than 90% purity and a pilot line produced with a productivity of 100–150 kilograms per hour has been manufactured and launched on the leased areas of the project initiator, MicroTalcMed LLC. Different sources of raw material were analyzed, studied and documented in detail, including volumes, year of exploitations and logistics.
Experimental batches of products were developed and tested by buyers and
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The project initiator already has a customer base in Russia and surrounding countries such as
Several contacts and prospects both in Russia and abroad confirmed their readiness to buy products of MicroTalcMed if the company can guarantee a regular supply in larger volumes.
An investment of $ 4.5 million is necessary to build the production capacity and bring the new products to market.
The first phase, namely building the new production lines, is estimated to be completed after 1 year. The annual profit is expected to reach up to $ 2.2 million in the second year following the project’s launch, which brings the payback period to 2.8 years.
The current Russian import substitution policy is favorable to such as the project aims at taking over a big part of the current import market share on the domestic market and build export capacities (requests to MicroTalkMed were already formulated by companies from Norway, Switzerland, Japan or Morocco).
Swiss Center Samara has met the project initiator and stands at disposal to provide further documentation, establish direct contact with the project director or visit the current facility.