Last month, the total volume of PP production in Russia exceeded
53,000 tonnes, with an increase of 600 tonnes compared to March level. April was
successful for Stavrolen (Lukoil Group). The company was able to increase the
capacity utilization to 75%, the total production of polypropylene made more
than 8,000 tonnes.
Neftekhimiya (Kapotnya) significantly reduced the
volume of PP production last month. The company cut production volumes by more
than 2,000 tonnes. Other production sites also decreased the production volumes,
but not so sigificantly.