The production of plastic and rubber products in 2021 increased by 7.7%

According to Federal State Statistics Service of the Russian Federation (Rosstat), the production of plastic and rubber products in Russia increased by 7.7% in 2021.

Manufacturers of polymer pipes, tubes, hoses and fittings produced 821.1 thousand tons of these products in 2021, which is 15.6% more than the result of 2020. In the segment of non-reinforced films and sheets, Russian enterprises made 1,472.4 thousand tons of products — this is 8.7% more than in 2020. 491.8 thousand tons of porous sheets and films were produced in 2021, which is 14.4% more than in 2020. 457.8 thousand tons of non-porous films and sheets were produced, which is 37.9% more compared to 2020.

The industrial production index is calculated on the basis of data on the dynamics of the production of the most important representative goods (in physical or value terms).

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