Red Bulls new plant is expected to cost around BRL509m (US$272.14m)

Red Bull's new plant is expected to cost around BRL509m (US$272.14m)

Red Bull has received approval from Brazil's state development council for the installation of a soft drinks plant in the country.

The plant will be located in Manaus, the capital of the state of Amazonas, a spokesperson for Red Bull US told just-drinks today (27 January). The facility will be the first plant in the world to be fully owned by the energy drinks maker.

An initial investment of BLR194m (US$111.4m) is planned, and the plant is expected to generate upwards of 200 jobs between direct and indirect positions, the spokesperson said.


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