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Ufaorgsintez resumed LDPE production after maintenance

September 24/2013

MOSCOW (MRC) -- Ufaorgsintez resumed production of low density polyethylene (LDPE) at its second reactor after a scheduled turnaround, according to ICIS-MRC Price report.

Ufaorgsintez resumed LDPE (158 and 153) production at its second reactor on Saturday, 21 September, after the outage for scheduled maintenance works. However, the production is not loaded to its full capacity because of a feedstock shortage. The turnaround began on 16 September and lasted about 5 days.

The annual capacity of Ufaorgsintez's PE production is about 88,400 tonnes. The Ufa plant produced about 63,300  tonnes of LDPE in the first eight months of 2013.

Ufaorgsintez OAO manufactures organic synthesis products in Russia and Europe. Its products include ethylene, propylene, ethanol, cumol, ethyl benzol, phenol, acetone, copolymer rubber, polyolefines, poly vinyl chloride and polyethylene items, thinners, and dilutants. The company exports its products to Byelorussia, Kazakhstan, Finland, Germany, France, and Brazil. Ufaorgsintez OAO was founded in 1956 and is based in Ufa, Russia. As of January 22, 2010, Ufaorgsintez OAO operates as a subsidiary of Bashneft Joint Stock Oil Company.

According to the producer's data, the company is one of the largest in Russia in terms of production - 40% phenol, 13% polyethylene, 20% polypropylene.
Author:Margaret Volkova
Tags:PP, PE, LDPE, Ufaorgsyntez, Russia.
Category:General News
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