Vostok (Russian: Восток) produces mainly robust military and mechanical watches diving in its factory in Tschistopol, Tatarstan, Russia. It also makes clocks and movements of watches for other brands of watches.
The company Vostok was founded in 1942 when one of the plants of Moscow's first Moscow watch factory was evacuated to Tschistopol, a small town located on the Kama River in Tatarstan. Only defense equipment was produced during the war, but as soon as the war was over the company began to make mechanical watches. However, the company did not start using the brand name "Vostok" until the 1960s.
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