The first sunflower oil plant with a capacity of up to 35,000 tons of products per year will begin operating in the Crimea this year, Vladislav Martyanov, CEO of the management company “Food Production Park “Crimean Gold”, said during the presentation of the project at the Yalta International Economic Forum.
"The plant equipment is already being installed. We start the launch this year, the overall production will be 100 tons of oil per day, or 35,000 tons per year," he said during the session "Contacts Exchange of Business Representatives of the Russian Regions and Crimea."
According to Martyanov, the construction of the plant is carried out in the Krasnogvardeysky district of the Republic by the Stavropol entrepreneurs. The plant will work on the Crimean raw materials. The production volume of sunflower production in Crimea was 120 thousand tons in 2017, in 2016 - 152 thousand tons.