HDPE production in Russia grew by 7% in 2018

According to a survey by Market Report, following the results of last year, the production of low-pressure polyethylene (HDPE) in Russia amounted to about 960.8 thousand tons, which is 7% more than in 2017.

Gazprom neftekhim Salavat and Stavrolen companies increased the output volumes: Stavrolen produced 293.6 thousand tons of polyethylene over the past year, which is 26% higher than in 2017, the total production of HDPE at Gazprom Neftekhim Salavat, LLC exceeded the level of 118.2 thousand tons in 2018, which is  higher by 28% than the same figure in 2017.

In December 2018, all the plants increased HDPE production.