BAT Ukraine has built a new workshop at the Pryluky Tobacco Factory for the production of glo brand sticks. Thanks to the expansion of capacities, the staff of the factory has also increased by 30 jobs.
This investment project for the Pryluky Tobacco Factory is unique in that it has allowed the factory to become one of the few in the world with a TIEN (tobacco-containing products for electric heating) production facility. sticks.
Kakhaber Benidze, General Director of WAT Ukraine: “We believe in the recovery of the economy and the development of Ukrainian business, and we consider it necessary to continue the planned investments.”
For the production of a new product, both the existing divisions of the factory and a new workshop with a high-speed automated line producing approximately 864,000 packs per day were involved.
BAT Ukraine is an enterprise with foreign investments, founded in 1993 on the basis of the Pryluky tobacco factory. BAT Ukraine products are exported to Azerbaijan, Uzbekistan, Poland, Hungary, Romania, Croatia and the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.