KASTAMONU Has Supported the Holding of a National Holiday in Tatarstan
KASTAMONU has supported the holding of a national holiday Sabantuy in several districts of the Republic of Tatarstan. The wood processing company that pays close attention to the solution of problems related to the development of territories where the plant’s employees live, has supported this charitable tradition for many years.
Traditionally, at the end of the planting season in June, the Republic of Tatarstan celebrates a national holiday called Sabantuy. This is a major holiday that brings together people of all ages, nationalities and confessions. Sabantuy comes with presentations of artists, national competitions, contests and exhibition performances, which present national traditions to new generations.
“Throughout the history of Sabantuy, local plants, factories, merchants, businessmen and volunteers used to help with organization of the holiday celebration,” said Ali Kılıç, General Director of KASTAMONU in Russia. “KASTAMONU and HAYAT KIMYA plants support this good and rightful tradition every year and help to hold Sabantuy celebrations in several districts of Tatarstan. As representatives of a socially responsible business, we do not stand aside of cultural, social and charity events in the Republic of Tatarstan”.
KASTAMONU was established in 1969 as a part of the HAYAT holding. The company specializes in the manufacturing of MDF wood boards, particleboards, laminate flooring, door skin panels, and glossy panels. The consolidated turnover of the company amounts to $1.3 billion. The annual production of wood boards is 5 million m3, laminate flooring – 70 million m2. KASTAMONU has 19 plants in 7 countries. It enters the top five largest companies in the wood processing industry in Europe.