The construction of an export-oriented wholesale distribution center (ORC) for the storage and processing of agricultural products has begun on the territory of the city district of Elektrostal, Moscow Region. This was announced by the Minister of Agriculture and Food of the Moscow Region, Sergei Voskresensky.
“A large investment project for the construction of an export-oriented wholesale distribution center for storage and processing of agricultural products is being implemented by the FreshHistory company. The volume of investments in the creation of the facility will amount to over 1,1 billion rubles. The total area of the ORC will be about 20 thousand square meters. m. More than 180 new jobs will be created, ”said Sergei Voskresensky.
The project involves the construction of refrigeration units for storing strawberries, mushrooms, tomatoes, cucumbers, freezing warehouses for storing frozen products such as fish and meat, warehouses for dry products, auxiliary and technical premises. USC will provide services for sorting, processing and packaging of vegetables, berries and other products, transportation of vegetables, berries and other products outside the Russian Federation, internal and external logistics services.
“At the moment, work is underway to complete the development of project documentation. Construction work will begin in the second quarter of this year. The planned completion date of the facility is the second quarter of 2022, ”noted Sergei Voskresensky.
The general contractor for the construction of the facility is LLC UK Victoria Estate. The construction of the facility will facilitate the promotion of Russian agricultural products to foreign markets.