Russia’s Angarsk Polymer Plant shuts LDPE production

Source: ICIS News

2019/02/14

MOSCOW (MRC)--Angarsk Polymer Plant has shut down its low density polyethylene (LDPE) production due to severe cold weather, according to an ICIS-MRC Price report.

The exact dates of the forced outage have not been announced.

The plant’s annual production capacity stands at 80,000 tonnes/tonnes.

Angarsk Polymer Plant is a subsidiary of Rosneft, who controls the company through OOO Neft-Aktiv.

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