Sanctions? Mercedes opening 3 factories in Russia


Russia’s manufacturing sector continues to grow, with Mercedes-Benz being one of its newer additions.

The automobile manufacturer is in the process of construction of three new plants in the Moscow region, as one of several other companies which are expanding their production in like manner.

The German auto maker is constructing a new plant to employ 1,500 workers. It will be joining existing pharmaceutical and dairy makers who have already settled operations in the region.