STOCKHOLM, Sweden (April 23, 2010)—Trelleborg A.B. is expanding operations for its Automotive and Sealing Solutions divisions in Russia and India.
Trelleborg Automotive has established a fully-owned production for anti-vibration products for light vehicles in Nizhny Novgorod, Russia.
The plant will begin deliveries by the middle of this year and the company is aiming to generate sales of $21 million - $28 million within a few years.
In August 2009, Trelleborg Automotive established a wholly-owned subsidiary in Russia. The production unit is located in Nizhny Novgorod, one of many centers for car production in the country.
Trelleborg Sealing Solutions is building a production unit in Bangalore, India, which it expects to complete by late 2011.
The unit will initially employ about 200. The investment is expected to be almost $14 million.