Polypropylene production in Russia grew by 4% in the first half of the 2019

According to Market Report, the analytical company, the total volume of polypropylene (PP) production in Russia increased by 4% in the first six months of the current year compared to the same indicator of 2018 and amounted to about 732 thousand tons.

The main increase in production volumes was provided by SIBUR Tobolsk and Neftekhimiya company: in general, from January to June of 2019 the total volume of PP production at the Tobolsk enterprise reached a level of 249.4 thousand tons, which is 11% more than last year, and the Neftekhimiya company’s summary production volume for the period under review exceeded the level of 71 thousand tons, which is 6% more than in 2018.

The total output of PP at Nizhnekamskneftekhim company was also increased, and the total volume of  production of PP at Ufaorgsintez corresponds to the same indicator a year earlier.