MOSCOW (MRC) -- Kazanorgsintez (part of TAIF Group) resumed its high density polyethylene (HDPE) production after a scheduled turnaround, according to ICIS-MRC Price report.
Kazanorgsintez began a sequential launch of its production capacities last week after the scheduled maintenance. The plant's representatives said all three reactors had been launched by the beginning of this week.
The outage was not long and lasted for less than four weeks, the overhaul started on 26 September.
Kazanorgsintez's annual HDPE production capacity is 540,000 tonnes.
PJSC "Kazanorgsintez" is one of the largest producers of polyethylene (PE) and PE pipes in Russia and the only national polycarbonate (PC) manufacturer. The company's facilities produce more than 170 types of chemical products with a combined tonnage of over 1.3 million tonnes.