Total has invested US$ 50 million in the plant construction in Vorsino industrial park, Kaluga Region. The investments’ repayment began from the very first year of the facility’s operation.
Today the plant manufactures motor oil and lubricants under six brands, including TOTAL and Elf. The plant’s design capacity equals 40,000 t of automotive and industrial lubricants per annum with subsequent capacity increase to 70,000 t per annum. In 2019 the plant managed to exceed the target performance by 4,000 t (36,000 t were produced against the initially planned amount of 32,000 t). As of the end of the first year on stream the plant manufactured over 54,250 items, while the range of products between October 2018 and October 2019 grew by three times – from 34 to 103.