Metals and mining, Refining
Within first ten months of the current year the total volume of polypropylene (PP) production in Russia increased by 8% compared to the same period of 2015 and amounted to more than 1.127 million t
The Marubeni Corporation of Japan ("Marubeni") planned to build a plant in the Khabarovsk Region for the production of methanol together with SUEK, the Khabarovsk Region Governor Vyacheslav Shport told reporters in Tokyo today. The project, he stated, could be implemented in the framework of a free port, www.tass.ru quotes the Governor.
Despite common stagnation of the car building, household appliance and construction markets, Polyplastic NPP is still the leader in the sector and is able to increase the results in these spheres. The financial results for Q1 2016 have been accomplished in accordance with the business plan admitted by the Board of Directors.
“Crimean Titanium”, controlled by Moscow company “Titanium investments” of D.Firtash, has problems with the supply of ilmenite, which was previously delivered to the enterprise directly from the located in the Ukraine Irshansk mining and processing plant and Volnogorsk Mining and Metallurgical Combine. Now it is supplied via Russia , RIA Crimea reports.
According to the head of administration of Armyansk B.Telizhenko, to date the company is loaded by 60%.
In the first quarter of 2016, Russia increased the oil production by 3% as compared to the same period in 2015 to 135.424 million tons, the Central Dispatch Department of the Fuel and Energy Sector reported on April 2, 2016.
In addition to the production, in the first3 months, the oil export increased by 3.8% to 62.652 million tons. The oil export through the Transneft’s system to the non-CIS countries increased by 2.5% to 48.902 million tons.
ChTPZ-KTS to supply products for the construction of oil processing and petrochemical plants in NizhnekamskEdited by Rhod Mackenzie / 2016-04-04 11:16:35
CJSC “ChTPZ-KTS” started the supply of pipeline accessories for the construction of the 1st stage of petrochemical and oil processing plants complex in Nizhnekamsk to OJSC “TANEKO” (former CJSC “Nizhnekamsk oil refinery”).
Since 2010 there were supplied constituent parts for the construction of pipeline systems at a total 120 million roubles (fasteners, check valves, openers).
"Siberian Chemical Plant" (SCP, part of Rosatom Fuel Company "TVEL") planned to launch pilot production of silica in the Tomsk region by the end of 2017, the head of the company Sergei Tochilin told reporters .
"We have received information on the preliminary results of tests of titanium dioxide samples, which the Tomsk Polytechnic University made, at four plants. Product quality is very high. Negotiations about investing in this project and on the extent of it are in progress: either it will be an intermediate pilot plant at 5 tons or go directly to the industrial production of 20 thousand tons", - he stated.
ChTPZ-KTS to supply products for construction of a complex of refineries and petrochemical plants in NizhnekamskEdited by Rhod Mackenzie / 2016-03-29 09:27:11
CJSC “ChTPZ-KTS” started deliveries of pipeline fittings for the construction of the first stage of the complex of refineries and petrochemical plants in Nizhnekamsk to JSC “TANECO” (previously - CJSC “Nizhnekamsk Refinery”).
Polyethylene from Nizhnekamskneftekhim receives approval from "Transneft" for anti-corrosion coatings.Edited by Rhod Mackenzie / 2016-03-28 09:21:43
Nizhnekamskneftekhim (NKNKh, part of the TAIF Group), a leading Russian producer of synthetic rubber and plastics, has received permission from the company "SRI Transneft" on use of Nizhnekamsk polyethylene of PE 6146KM grade as an external anti-corrosion layer composed of a three-layer coating system for metal gas and oil pipelines, the company informs.
Approval of "Research Institute of Transneft" was obtained after the tests carried out at the "Insulation Pipe Plant" (Peresvet) and JSC "Chelyabinsk Pipe Rolling Plant".
There was monitored record growth of production volume of end products from polymers in February 2016 in Russia. Polymer goods production index increased by 19.6% last month compared to January, and made up 4.6% since the beginning of the year, according to Market Report.