Osipovichi Automobile Accessories Plant, the country's biggest producer of goods from glass-reinforced plastic, polyurethane foam and aluminium moulding, has launched plastic glass parts for MAZ trucks, a company representative told Interfax.
According to the source, the new production technology will enable the company to raise the output of MAZ parts from 5,000 to 31,000 by 2010.
The enterprise seeks to be the major supplier of Minsk Automobile Plant (MAZ). MAZ is the main destination of Osipovichi-made plastics. The company also co-operates with BelAZ, Gomselmash, Motovelo and other enterprises.
The enterprise also manufactures 7 types of glass-reinforced plastic boats, bus stop shelters, furniture accessories, sports goods.
Osipovichi Automobile Devices Plant was founded in 1976. Workforce - 2,350 people.
In January-September 2007 the enterprise produced BYR 74.2 billion worth of commodities, 8% up on the year. Consumer goods output grew 23%.
The company channels its products to Russia, Ukraine and the Baltic States. The value of exports made $1.7 million in January-September, or 24.3% up on the year.