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The Republic of Tatarstan is an ultimate competence centre in the field of chemicals production and plastics processing. It is a home for major Russian manufacturers of chemicals and hosts over 100 large and medium-sized businesses that are processing plastics. The amount of products shipped by chemical and petrochemical enterprises of Tatarstan totalled RUB 285,4 billion by the end of 2017.
Contribution to the industrial output of Tatarstan
Contribution to the Russia’s industrial output
285.4 billion RUB
Products shipped in 2017
Produced in 2017
1 668 400tonnes
of basic polymers have been processed
Nizhnekamskneftekhim is one of the largest petrochemical companies in Europe holding leading positions in the production of synthetic rubbers and plastics in Russia. Its portfolio comprises over 120 types of products..
types of products: polystyrene, polypropylene, polyethylene, including linear polyethylene, ethylene oxide, propylene oxide, alpha-olefins, and surfactants.
3.4 million tonnes
Product output in 2017.
Core products are
synthetic rubbers for general and special purposes
plastics: polystyrene, polypropylene, polyethylene, and ABS plastic
monomers as feedstock for the production of rubbers and plastics
other organic petrochemicals (ethylene oxide, propylene oxide, alpha-olefins, surfactants, etc.)
Kazanorgsintez is the largest domestic producer of polymers and copolymers of ethylene, polycarbonate, polyethylene pipes, bisphenol, phenol, acetone, ethylene glycols, ethanolamines, and other products of organic synthesis, more than 170 products in total.
of products a year