MOSCOW (MRC) - NPP POLYPLASTIC, the largest Russian manufacturer of thermoplastic composite materials, has begun exporting a compound based on polyamide grade Armamid PA6 SV 15-1E to Poland, the company said.
The volume of the first batch, which has already been delivered to Poland, amounted to 10 tons. The Polish side decided to order an industrial batch of material after preliminary tests of samples.
"This is our first experience of working with Russian suppliers and immediately successful. The ratio of price and quality of products of NPP" POLYPLASTIC "was completely satisfied, we settled all the necessary formalities with the Russian side quite quickly. - noted the representatives of the Polish side.
The entry of RPE "POLYPLASTIC" to the Polish market took place within the framework of the "Export Fast and Furious" strategy, which the company has been implementing since 2017. The strategy is aimed at conquering European markets. Today, regular shipments are already being carried out to Germany and the Baltic states. Compared to the start of the Export Fast and Furious project, they have more than doubled.
The entry to the Polish market in the company NPP "POLYPLASTIC" is assessed as an opportunity to further increase shipments to Europe and come closer to the strategic goal, which is to bring the share of exports to 25% of the total supply.
It should be noted that sales of SPE "POLYPLASTIC" products outside the Russian Federation are growing annually. Shipments to the CIS countries and Europe at the end of 2020 increased by 41.3% compared to the previous year.
Earlier it was reported that SPE "POLYPLASTIC" has developed a polymer nanocomposite based on polyamide-6 for molding car bodies. The production of the wings of the new Gazelles from the polymer nanocompound of NPP "POLYPLASTIC" is planned to begin in 2021.
Earlier it was reported that RPE "POLYPLASTIC" last year increased its sales profit by 9%. At the same time, it is noted that despite the global economic turmoil caused by the coronavirus pandemic, the company maintained its sales volume at the 2019 level.
As MRC previously reported, China has decided to extend its anti-dumping duties (ADD) on polyamide 6 (PA6) imports from the US, EU, Russia and the Taiwan region from April 22. The size of duties for Russian producers was announced in the following amount - PJSC KuibyshevAzot - 5.9%, all the rest - 23.9%.
Research and Production Enterprise "POLYPLASTIC" specializes in the production of thermoplastic composite materials and polymer raw materials for processing by injection molding, injection molding and extrusion and occupies a leading position in the Russian market of compounds based on thermoplastics. The company is in the TOP-10 among European compounders. The total production capacity of the enterprise is more than 115 thousand tons per year.