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COVID-19 - News digest as of 07.04.2021

April 07/2021

1. Ecopet increased PET export by 21% last year

MOSCOW (MRC) - The Ecopet plant (Kaliningrad) has increased the volume of exports of polyethylene terephthalate (PET) compared to 2019 to 21%, despite the situation due to the COVID-19 pandemic and the slowdown in economic growth, Business Russia reported. The plant produces 690 tonnes of PET per day, increasing productivity during a pandemic by 4.5%. The company's export destinations are spread all over the world and include the USA, Ukraine, Tajikistan, Serbia, Germany, Poland, Slovakia, Holland, Kenya, Cyprus and other countries.

2. Repsol shut its CDU in Puertollano on unfavourable market continions

MOSCOW (MRC) -- Spain's Repsol has halted the crude distillation unit at Puertollano due to unfavorable market conditions, reported S&P Global with reference to the company's statement.  The company's refining margin indicator has fallen to around USD0.50/barrel during January and February this year, from an average of USD2.20/b in the full year 2020 and USD5.00/b in the full year 2019.
Author:Margaret Volkova
Tags:crude and gaz condensate, PET-granulate, petrochemistry, packaging, PET bottles, Ekopet, Repsol, COVID-19, Germany, Spain, Cyprus, Netherlands, Poland, Russia, Serbia, Slovakia, USA, Tajikistan, Ukraine.
Category:General News
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