The largest flax processing plant in the world is expected to be built in the Rostov Region, reports Rostov Government website. The agreement on this was signed by the Governor Vasily Golubev and the chairman of the board of directors of ASVA Christian M. Vandeputte.
“This will be the largest production that will solve important tasks of processing agricultural products and exports, but most importantly, it will be related to human health,” commented Vasily Golubev.
The plant, which ASVA will build together with Aston, will be located in the Azov region. It will allow producing up to 450 tons of flaxseed oil per day, the annual volume of flax processing is estimated at 130 thousand tons. The investor is ready to invest 1.6 billion rubles in the creation of the production.