3M is an international manufacturing Corporation encompassing dozens of business areas including electronics, energy, healthcare, security, industry, products for the home. C 1976, 3M is in the top 30 companies that constitute the base for the calculation of Dow Jones - the oldest indicator of the U.S. stock market, as well as in the calculated base stock index Standard & Poor's 500. Products from 3M can be purchased in more than 200 countries. Sales of 3M in 2016 amounted to $ 30 billion. USA. Enterprises around the world has about 91 thousand people, including more than 8 thousands of scientists. Over the past five years the amount of investment in research activities reached $ 8.6 billion. USA. The total number of patents from 3M, was in the world, more than 109 000. In Russia, the 3M company for 26 years, provides solutions and technologies to modernize production, increase productivity, contribute to the implementation of government programs aimed at improving energy efficiency and security, strengthening the nation's health. Central office and Technology center in Moscow, branch office in Yekaterinburg. In 2008, the production of the most demanded products in the Russian market opened in Volokolamsk near Moscow in 2015 in Tatarstan in the SEZ "Alabuga" launched a second plant, which specializiruetsya industrial anti-corrosion coatings.