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Kazanorgsintez to shut its LDPE production for turnaround on 26 September

September 12/2019

MOSCOW (MRC) -- Kazanorgsintez (part of TAIF Group) will begin shutting down its low density polyethylene (LDPE) production for a scheduled turnaround on 26 September, according to ICIS-MRC Price Report.

The plant"s sources said the outage at some LDPE lines will last until 24 October 2019.

The plant"s overall annual LDPE production capacity is 225,000 tonnes.

As reported earlier, Kazanorgsintez gradually took off-stream its 3rd LDPE line on 10-12 April, 2019. The outage was long and lasted for almost one month. Kazanorgsintez began gradually resuming its operations at its 3rd LDPE line since 5 May, and the restart had been fully completed by 12 May. The third line"s production capacity is 140,000 tonnes/year.

PJSC "Kazanorgsintez" (part of TAIF Group) is one of Russia"s largest plants. Kazanorgsintez produces 40% of overall Russian polyethylene (PE) and is the country"s largest exporter. To date, the plant produces PE, polycarbonate (PC), PE pipes, phenol, acetone, bisphenol A. Kazanorgsintez is Russia"s only PC producer. It manufactures a total of 170 items of products. Kazanorgsintez"s annual output is 1.6 million tonnes. The plant is Russia"s largest producer of high density polyethylene (HDPE). The plant"s annual HDPE production capacity is 540,000 tonnes and its annual LDPE capacity is 225,000 tonnes.
Author:Margaret Volkova
Tags:PE, LDPE, Kazanorgsintez, Russia.
Category:General News
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