from 28.05.2016

Andrei Kobyakov took part in the celebrations to the 70th anniversary of the MTW foundation

Tractors "Belarus", produced by JSC "Minsk Tractor Works", confirm the high potential of the Belarusian industry, Prime Minister of Belarus Andrei Kobyakov said at a ceremony to the 70th anniversary of the MTW foundation. "Tractors" Belarus "work in more than 125 countries, confirming the high production potential of the Belarusian industry. Customers are offered more than 100 models of tractors, - Andrei Kobyakov said.

He recalled that the Minsk Tractor Works was created in the difficult conditions of the postwar period. May 29, 1946 in accordance with the decree of the USSR Council of Ministers of the construction companies started and three years later the first tractor was assembled in the experimental shop. "So the chronicle of selfless work of several generations traktorbuilders was opened. Among them - the labor dynasties, when the parents, children and grandchildren are working at the same factory. And then achievements of  the plant are perceived as personal", - Andrei Kobyakov said. According to him, thanks to the patriotism and patience of workers Minsk Tractor Works has taken a leading position among the companies that are the pride of the country, worthy of representing Belarus at the world markets.

Andrei Kobyakov said that all of its 70-year history of MTW produced 3.8 million "Belarus" tractors, of which more than 80% were delivered outside Belarus. The plant not only produces wheeled tractors and spare parts, but also to organize on the basis of their licensed production abroad, provides services for the establishment and maintenance of assigned vehicles. "Today, against a background of challenging external factors, you decide the problem of high national importance: perfect the production, providing the output of modern products. The entire line of machines produced by Minsk Tractor Works, for its technical and economic indicators can compete with the world leaders in the production of agricultural machinery, - Andrei Kobyakov said. - Tractors "Belarus" attracted primarily for its ease of administration, availability, maintenance and reasonable prices. "

The Belarusian head of government said that here and now, on the 70th anniversary of the Minsk tractor works rolled off the tractor" Belarus 4522 "power of 450 horsepower. I am confident that this technique will find its customers not only in the Belarus, but also abroad, - the Prime Minister said. The Prime Minister congratulated the MTW staff with the holiday and wished prosperity and industrial success, good health and well-being.