President Ilham Aliyev and Mehriban Aliyeva opened a factory of medical masks in Sumgait


May 12, Fineko/abc.az. President Ilham Aliyev and First Lady Mehriban Aliyeva attended the opening of a factory for the production of medical masks at Gilan Tekstil Park LLC and a factory for the production of protective coveralls at a garment factory in Sumgait.

ABC.AZ reports that at the opening it was stated that the factory of medical masks will produce masks for single use.

The masks are three-layer, and the middle layer consists of a non-woven material that performs a special filter function. These masks are resistant to various categories of viruses and infections. At the first stage, the plant plans to produce 140,000 masks per day. Additional equipment will be installed here by the end of May.

This, in turn, will increase production capacity. Thus, this indicator will be gradually increased up to 300,000 masks per day at the plant. Currently, the number of employees involved in the production process is 30 people, and after installing additional equipment will reach 50 people.