01 February 2010 10:02 [Source: ICIS news]
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In 2009, Voronezhsintezkauchuk produced 171,300 tonnes of synthetic rubber, which was down 21% year on year, the company said in a statement. Output was lower due to falling demand, notably from tyre producers, it added.
In 2009, Togliattikauchuk’s synthetic rubber output reached 140,000 tonnes, which was down 38% year on year, according to a company statement.
Togliattikauchuk partially shut down its facilities in early 2009 due to weak demand and significant levels of unsold stock, the statement said.
A subsidiary of Russian petrochemical holding Sibur, Voronezhsintezkauchuk is based at
Togliattikauchuk is based in the Samara region of central
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