This agreement strengthens the long-term relationship between the two companies. KAMAZ and ELKEM have a close technical co-operation in order to produce the highest quality castings at the best value to supply the modern automotive industry. The contract underlines Elkem’s strong presence and commitment to Russia, and allows for JIT deliveries through optimized logistics.
KAMAZ is the largest automobile corporation of the Russian Federation. Since the launch of production, more than 2.1 million vehicles have been assembled at the Automobile Plant of KAMAZ. The single production complex of KAMAZ Group embraces the whole technological cycle of truck production – from development, production, assembly of vehicles and auto components to marketing of finished products and service maintenance.
ELKEM is the leading supplier of specialty metals and alloys to the Foundry Industry on all continents. Elkem Foundry Products comprise top quality nodularisers and inoculants produced on three continents to provide local, rapid and effective solutions for the cast iron production requirements. Elkem’s high quality products are complimented by a global Technical Service Team and a commitment to Research and Development, ensuring that ELKEM products match the needs of the industry today and in the future.
For more information:
Mr. R. Hennigfeld
Vice President Sales and Marketing
ELKEM AS, Foundry Products
Phone: +49 2173 392 4959
Mobile: +49 172 211 3950
Mr. R. Shamsutdinov
Deputy General Director, Purchasing
Picture of the process control at Kamaz
Bjølvefossen, Elkem's MgFeSi production plant in Norway