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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 363 billion by the end of 2016.
of Russia’s chemical commodities are produced in Tatarstan
363 billion RUB
Products shipped in 2016
Produced in 2016
1 654 500tonnes
Plastics in primary forms
of basic polymers have been processed
Nizhnekamskneftekhim is the largest producer of synthetic rubbers and raw materials for their synthesis in the Russian Federation, the world's third and Russia’s first manufacturer of halo butyl rubbers.
types of products: polystyrene, polypropylene, polyethylene, including linear polyethylene, ethylene oxide, propylene oxide, alpha-olefins, and surfactants.
> 1.85 million tonnes
of chemicals were produced in 2016.
Core products are
synthetic rubbers for general and special purposes
plastics: polystyrene, polypropylene, and polyethylene, including linear polyethylene
monomers as feedstock for the production of rubbers and plastics
other organic petrochemicals (ethylene oxide, propylene oxide, alpha-olefins, surfactants)
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