Mogilev-based Strommashina increased exports by 43% in January-July 2007 to $8.6 million, a company representative told Interfax.
Strommashina plant was founded in 1913. It is the CIS leading manufacturer of equipment for the production of construction materials and railway ties. The company also specialises in equipment and technological lines (over 40 titles) for producing ceramic and fire bricks, asbestos-cement products (roofing slates, pipes), soft roofing (ruberoid, glass-fibre mats), railway sleepers and pointwork sleepers, cement goods (paving slabs, curb stones). The plant employs about 2,500 people.
In January-July 2007 the company produced BYR 36.4 billion in commodities, 8.7% up on the year. The output of consumer goods expanded by 3.2% to reach BYR 5.8 billion.