Jeans wear of ZARA, MANGO, Bershka, Masimo Massimo Dutti and other famous brands will be sewed in Ozurgeti, Guria Region.
The clothes factory will open in Ozurgeti. Turkish company Baykanlar will invest 2mln GEL initially and employ 300 persons. In three years, the Turkish company will ensure a full sewing cycle, investment volume will increase to 15mln USD and about 1500 persons will be employed.
Over the issue Guria Governor Gia Salukvadze and Ozurgeti Mayor Beglar Sioridze met with LLC Ozurgeti Garment founder Osman Baikan and the company director Hakan Chobanoglu.
The working group members saw the current infrastructure in Ozurgeti and presumable places for constructing the plant. The selected real estate was explored. As a result of intense cooperation between the Region’s administration and the Turkish party, the decision has been taken on opening the factory.
Ozurgeti Garment has been already registered in Georgia. The company has already applied to Ministry of Economy for transmitting real estate as part of Produce in Georgia program. The agreement will be officially signed in several days.
“We arrived in Georgia a month ago. In Ozurgeti we explored the existing territories, selected the former tea factory territory for opening a clothes factory to sew jeans and export products to various European countries to customer companies such as ZARA, MANGO, Bershka, Masimo Massimo Dutti and other branded companies.
The factory will launch operation in 2018. Initially, only sewing line will operate in Ozurgeti, while full sewing cycle will be arranged in three years. Investment volume will rise to 15mln USD and about 1500 persons will be employed. We would like to express special gratitude to Mr. Governor, who has provided overall support to us”, the LLC Ozurgeti Garment founder noted.