Russia’s Gazprom neftekhim Salavat resums LDPE production

03 August 2018 13:46 Source:ICIS News

MOSCOW (MRC)--Russia’s Gazprom neftekhim Salavat has resumed production of low density polyethylene (LDPE) after a scheduled turnaround, according to ICIS-MRC Price report.

Gazprom neftekhim Salavat’s resumed LDPE production on 1 August, according to sources.

The company has the capacity to produce 45,000 tonnes/year of LPDE and 120,000 tonnes/year of high density polyethyelene (HDPE).

Angarsk Polymers Plant is expected to finish a scheduled maintenance at its LDPE production next week.

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By Sergey Karaichentsev