Gabriel-Chemie's chief financial officer, Andreas Berger (left) and the Governor of the Kaluga Oblast, Anatoly Artamonov, sign an investment agreement concerning the construction and operation of a masterbatch plant in the Vorino industrial park

Austria’s Gabriel-Chemie Group is to build a masterbatch plant in the Vorino industrial park of Kaluga Oblast, south west of Moscow, as demand for masterbatch in Russia continues to grow. Having operated a subsidiary in Russia since 2007, Gabriel-Chemie admits that increasing demand in the country, along with Azerbaijan, Kazakhstan and Belarus, has made it…