McDonald's plans to fully localize production in Russia

McDonald's plans to fully localize production of food for its restaurants in Russia, president of McDonald's Russia Khamzat Khasbulatov said on Monday.

McDonald's plans to fully localize production of food for its restaurants in Russia, president of McDonald's Russia Khamzat Khasbulatov said on Monday.

"We intend to fully localize production in Russia, not because of sanctions but those being our long-standing plans," he said.

According to Khasbulatov, the company will fully replace imported chicken and cattle meat with Russian analogues within 2 years and will have its own potato production in Russia by 2017.

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