National Unitary Company Elektrodvigatel (Mogilev) increased exports by 44% in January-October 2007 to a total of $27.3 million, a company representative told Interfax.
The source attributes the dramatic rise to a considerable expansion of export to Russia. Russia accounts for over 90% of the company's exports, the source reminded.
In January-October Elektrodvigatel produced 259,000 electric engines and 177,800 electric juicers.
Elektrodvigatel produces various modifications of three-phase motors with short-circuited rotors AIR series with the capacity ranging from 0.12 to 15 kW, mono-phase motors with short-circuited rotors AIR series with the capacity ranging from 0.12 to 2.2 kW as well as three-phase and mono-phase asynchronous motors AIS series. The motors meet CENELEC (DIN) standards and are meant for the European Union market.
The company also offers explosion-protected motors 4BP, 4BC series in high-strength aluminium shells for the petrochemical and gas industries. The motors' explosion protection level is 1ExdeII BT4. The fulcrum pin height of the motors equals 100 and 112 mm, wattage - 1.5-5.5 kW and 5-7.5 kW.
Elektrodvigatel also produces electric acoustical signal devices for alarm systems and a wide range of consumer goods, including electric juicers, polyphonic door bells, electric sharpeners, home desktop machine tools, household electric pumps, and other household goods.
All the certifiable products meet requirements of the Russian and Belarusian safety standards and ISO 9000-2000.
Elektrodvigatel plant was founded in 1945.
In January-October the company turned out 70.8 billion worth of goods, or 14.4% up on the year. Consumer goods output rose by 7.7% to reach BYR 22.2 billion.