ОАО Cherkizovsky Meat Processing Plant (CMPP) is one of Russia’s biggest meat processing companies.
About the company
Cherkizovo Group is one of the top three companies on Russia’s meat processing market. The company has been operating for more than 40 years and today employs 2,196 people. They help ensure thorough control over incoming raw materials and high quality of the finished products.
Every year, the company’s Moscow branch manufactures 41,800 tonnes of assorted sausage products and 41,800 tonnes semi-finished meat products. Thanks to higher incomes in Moscow, expensive products are in demand here. For example, wurst, ham, sausages and Cherkiz type sausages.
Advantages of operating in Moscow
Being in the capital opens up a lot of advantages for business development, CMPP officers believe. This is due to the scale of the consumer market: indeed, Moscow has the biggest market in the country.
Measures of support from the Moscow City Government
OAO CMPP has cooperated with representatives of the Moscow City Government, including the Moscow City Investment Agency and the Department of Science, Industrial Policy and Entrepreneurship of Moscow. The company highly appreciates the competence and efficiency of the government specialists during collection of information and submission of an application for the status of an industrial complex, including assistance in explaining the technical aspects of the procedure for joining the programme for supporting the real sector.
The company plans to expand its production of chilled meet and semi-finished meat products by 30%. In the future, it may also reconstruct its logistics centre for finished products or build a new one.