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PVC production in Russia grew by 4% in January

MOSCOW (MRC) – In the first nine months of this year, the total volume of production of unmixed polyvinyl chloride (PVC) amounted to 746.7 thousand tons, which is 4% more than the same indicator a year earlier. All manufacturers showed growth in production volumes, according to MRC’s ScanPlast review. In September, the total output of […]

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Ukrainian imports of polyethylene decreased in January

MOSCOW (MRC) — The Amur Gas Chemical Complex (AGCC, part of SIBUR Holding) has completed the installation of a second C3-Splitter ethylene pyrolysis column 111.6 meters high, which is approximately the height of a 37-story building, the company’s press office said. The installed pyrolysis column is now the tallest equipment at the construction site of […]

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Ukrainian imports of polypropylene decreased by 2% in January

MOSCOW (MRC) — The Amur Gas Chemical Complex (AGCC, part of SIBUR Holding) has completed the installation of a second C3-Splitter ethylene pyrolysis column 111.6 meters high, which is approximately the height of a 37-story building, the company’s press office said. The installed pyrolysis column is now the tallest equipment at the construction site of […]

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PVC imports to Belarus grew by 22.5% in January

MOSCOW (MRC) — Alpek Polyester UK intends to increase PET contract prices for October shipments by EUR170/tonne on top of October contracts, the company said in a letter to customers. The price adjustment is due to the fact that at the plant in Wilton, UK, utility prices were unexpectedly increased, as well as the cost […]

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Imports of polypropylene to Belarus increased in January

MOSCOW (MRC) — Construction work in the euro area fell 1.3% in August from a 0.1% rise in the previous month, data from the European Union’s Statistics Office (Eurostat) showed. Across the EU-27, construction volumes fell 1.8% in August after rising 0.1% a month earlier. In annual terms, the indicator decreased by 1%. Among the […]

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Polypropylene output in Russia increased in January

MOSCOW (MRC) — Over the first nine months of the year, total polypropylene (PP) production in Russia increased by 12% year-on-year to 1.537 million tonnes. Four manufacturers have increased the volume of production, according to MRC’s ScanPlast. In September, the total volume of PP output by Russian manufacturers decreased to 169.7 thousand tons against 173.6 […]

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HDPE production in Russia grew by 8% in January

MOSCOW (MRC) – Over the first nine months of the year, the total output of low-density polyethylene (HDPE) in Russia amounted to about 1.475 million tons, which is 8% more than in 2020. At the same time, only one manufacturer showed an increase in operating time, according to a ScanPlast review by MRC. In September, […]

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Polyethylene production in Russia increased in January

MOSCOW (MRC) — Gazprom Neftekhim Salavat has begun the final stage of commissioning work on the catalytic cracking complex, the company said. The commissioning of the catalytic cracking complex will increase the production of commercial high-octane motor gasoline that meets Euro-5 requirements, as well as significantly reduce the burden on the environment. When debugging the […]

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PVC output in Russia increased in January

MOSCOW (MRC) — Russia’s unblended polyvinyl chloride (PVC) production totaled 918,900 tons in the first eleven months of this year, up 3% year-on-year. Three manufacturers showed an increase in production volumes, according to MRC’s ScanPlast. In November, the total output of unblended PVC increased to 86.6 thousand tons against 85.6 thousand tons a month earlier, […]

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Ukrainian PVC imports decreased in January – November by 18%, exports increased by 26%

MOSCOW (MRC) — According to the results of eleven months of this year, imports of suspension polyvinyl chloride (PVC-C) to Ukraine decreased by 18% compared to the same period in 2020 and amounted to 25.5 thousand tons. Export sales of Ukrainian PVC increased by 26% compared to last year, the largest export volumes fell on […]

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