Meeting of the governor with the president of Pilsen Steel
16. 02. 2012
Milan Chovanec, the governor of the Pilsen Region met with the president of PILSEN STEEL, Igor Shamis the second Tuesday in February.
Meeting of the governor Milan Chovanec together with councillorFrantišek Bláha with the president of PILSEN STEEL s.r.o., Igor Shamis this week has been very significant. The company also financially controls the Russian company BUMMASH. Mr. Shamis'slong-term strategy is to develop his activities in the field of metallurgical-engineering industry. It is a matter of interest that Russian company BUMMASH is a leading manufacturer of machines and equipment for the paper industry, oil extraction, tubes casting of carbon and alloy steels and cast irons.
At the meeting, as Prvnizpravy.cz was informed by Petra Jarošová, the spokeswoman of the Pilsen Region, the governor and Mr. Shamis talked about the development of the company in the city of Pilsen and the Pilsen Region. The president confirmed that he wants to develop the company in the Pilsen Region and certainly does not intend to abandon the local market.
"This is very good news because the company employs more than 1,000 people," said the governor Milan Chovanec. "There has been discussion on a closer cooperation with the region in the field of cooperation with the University of West Bohemia, Economic Chamber, and other areas so as the region can help this employer and the employer can help the region. These were the main topics that we have developed. We mutually promised that we will meet regularly to get information about the current situation on both sides," the Pilsen Region governor added.
(ps, foto: Pilsen Region documentation)