According to the results of the first six months of 2021, one of the world's leading manufacturers of seamless pipes, Centravis (Nikopol), transferred UAH 133.6 million to the budgets of all levels and non-budgetary funds. The number of deductions to the state budget amounted to UAH 73.1 million, local budgets - UAH 25.77 million, non-budgetary funds - UAH 34.78 million.
Let us remind you that Centravis is one of the largest taxpayers in the Dnipropetrovsk region and Ukraine.
In addition to paying taxes, the company systematically invests in social projects and programs. In particular, it helps to purchase the necessary medical equipment to combat the coronavirus pandemic. A lot of funds are spent on training company employees; separate funding is allocated for personal scholarships for talented youth.
Also in 2021, Centravis continued to support sailing in Nikopol. The company financed the purchase of equipment for the local yachting school, took part in organizing the team regatta.
In addition, the leading seamless pipe manufacturer spends about 50% of its investments in environmental projects.
According to the General Director of Centravis Yuri Atanasov, this year the company "will allocate UAH 140 million for projects related to the environment and energy efficiency - this is approximately € 4 million. And the total investment for this year is € 8 million."
In particular, it is planned to comprehensively reconstruct the section for chemical treatment of pipes, build a reagent treatment system for acid waste, as well as switch to autonomous modular boiler houses.
As a reminder, Centravis is one of the world's top 10 manufacturers of seamless pipes.
The production volume of the company at the end of 2020 amounted to 19.05 thousand tons. The volume of sales in the past year amounted to 19.8 thousand tons of pipes.
Among the key customers of Centravis are Buhlmann Group (Germany, pipe sales), Damstahl GmbH (Denmark, service company), ThyssenKrupp (Germany, production and sales of steel products), ELVINOX S.r.l. (Italy, sales of steel products), Allied Stainless Group Inc. (USA, service company).
The company supplies seamless pipes for well-known projects such as ITER (International Fusion Experimental Reactor), the new Hinkly Point C nuclear power plant in the UK, and the world's largest fresh water storage facility in the Liwa Desert (UAE).
Centravis was founded in 2000. Production facilities are located in Nikopol (Dnepropetrovsk region). The company supplies products to Thyssenkrupp, BMW, Alstom, Linde, Samsung, Volkswagen and other companies. The company employs over 1,400 employees.