Kazanorgsintez produced up by 3.6% of PC granules in January than in the
previous month. Last month, the plant continued to increase the share of
injection moulding grades in the overall production structure, which reached 52%
compared to 32% a month earlier. Thus, in January, the output of injection
moulding grade PC-010 UL was 3,500 tonnes and production of extrusion grade
PC-007 UL1 - 3,200 tonnes.
On the back of sheets" producers
activization, almost all the produced extrusion grade material at the
beginning of the year was consumed domestically. The opposite situation happened
with Kazanorgsintez"s injection moulding PC, which was actively
In January 2017, exports totalled a record 3,800 tonnes.
Injection moulding grade PC-010 UL accounted for the entire exports. Last year"s
PC exports were 10,600 tonnes or 15% of the total production.