The head of Udmurtia Alexander Brechalov asked the head of state to support his candidacy in the upcoming elections in September. The governor addressed Vladimir Putin during a video conference, the main part of which the head of the republic devoted to describing the successes of the local industry.
Brechalov said that the production index in the industry amounted to 111 percent. This indicates a general increase in revenue at manufacturing enterprises compared to the same period last year. At the same time, enterprises engaged in the processing of various resources achieved the maximum increase. There, the index reached 120 percent. This indicates the confident leadership of the republic’s industry in terms of production index not only in the Volga region, but also in the country as a whole.
Thus, the head of the republic said that the largest missile plant, located in Votkinsk, now works in three shifts and announces the need to close about half a thousand vacancies. In addition, the largest enterprises of Udmurtia involved in the production of defense products are increasingly increasing the production of civilian products. At the same time, the “defense industry” of the republic reports 31 billion rubles of profit received from the conversion of production.
Other important industries for the republic are agriculture and food production. In Udmurtia, they are preparing to launch the production of 6,000 tons of rapeseed oil, which is currently still supplied from abroad in the amount of 120,000 tons.