Business news from Ukraine


7 November , 2016  

KYIV. Nov 7 (Interfax-Ukraine) – Germany’s Bader GmbH has opened a new car leather seat plant in Lviv region. This is the second industrial site of Bader Ukraine LLC.

According to a posting on the website of Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko, during his working trip to Lviv region he took part in the ceremony of opening the plant of Bader Ukraine LLC.

“Despite aggression, Ukraine started to demonstrate economic recovery in 2016. In 2014, many foreigners doubted to invest in Ukraine, but now they ascertained that their decision was correct,” he said.

Poroshenko expressed gratitude to the investors.

“Thank you for producing high-quality goods and glorifying Ukraine in Europe.” According to him, this has become possible due to the Association and DCFTA Agreement with the EU. This means that commodities produced in Ukraine are not subject to taxation on the European market,” he said.

Director of Bader Ukraine Andriy Pavlun and Director of Bader GmbH&Co Bent Dreilich presented the production facilities of the plant to the head of state.

Bader Ukraine LLC, founded in 2006, is a branch of Bader GmbH, a leading global premium car leather manufacturer.

Bader Ukraine produces leather and leather items, leather seats for Audi and BMW.

The first production site is located in Horodok (Lviv region) with up to 1,000 employees. The new site is located in Kozhychi (Yaroriv district, Lviv region).