New works in Russia for OBO Bettermann

On 29th September OBO Bettermann is officially opening its new works in the Russian special economic zone of Lipetsk, 450 kilometres south of Moscow.

In Russia the company produces cable support systems, lightning protection systems and fastening materials. At present more than one hundred people are employed.

It is especially in Russia that the company is expected to set up its own production in order to operate successfully on the market. From Lipetsk OBO also supplies countries of the GUS states and in Asia extending as far as China.

Bettermann is represented in over 60 countries all over the world by 40 subsidiaries, employing over 3,700 people and making an annual turnover of more than EUR 500 m.

OBO Bettermann possesses its own works in Germany, Hungary, Switzerland, the Netherlands, Great Britain, South Africa, India and now in Russia, too.