According to IA REGNUM, the press service of the Governor of Stavropol, they took part in the commemorative meeting on the occasion of the completion of the production of polypropylene in the town of Budennovsk, Stavropol region on the basis of JSC "Stavrolen." The new plant will be one of the largest chemical companies in Russia .
Today polypropylene is among the highest in the world production of plastics and the annual demand for it in various regions of the world increased from 5% to 13%.
main consumers of this product is the United States, Western Europe, Japan. Significantly increased demand for Polypropylene in Russia, which is estimated at 600-800 tons per year, while production is only 300 thousand tons. With the commissioning of the plant in Budyonnovsk output will increase by one third, reaching over four hundred thousand tons per year.
construction of the plant for the production of polypropylene was conducted during the years 2005-2007 in accordance with the June 2004 agreement between the Government of Stavropol Territory and the Joint Stock Company "LUKOIL-Neftekhim. During this time has been invested in the construction of 4,1 billion rubles. Total cost is more than four and a half billion rubles, with designed capacity of 120 thousand tons a year.
Speaking at the rally, Governor Alexander Montenegro said that the launch of the plant will give a powerful impetus to socio-economic development of the city Budennovska and the Stavropol region, significantly add to their budgets.
Also, it is up to polutysyachi new jobs with a wide range of specialists.
half produced polypropylene is scheduled to deliver abroad, which acquires special importance in anticipation of the entry of Russia into the World Trade Organization. In connection with the processing of ethylene in the polypropylene will be reduced risk of transmission and improved the environment petrochemical complex OOO Stavrolen.
in the opening production of polypropylene with "Stavrolene" was attended by Deputy Chairman of State Duma Vladimir Katrenko and head of the republic of Kalmykia Kirsan Ilyumzhinov. At OOO Stavrolen "delegation familiarized with the technology of polipropelena, as well as a tour of the exhibition.
At the end of the Plenipotentiary of the President of Russian Federation in the Southern Federal District, Dmitry Kozak, the Mayor of Moscow Yuri Luzhkov, Budennovska promote development, and president of OAO Lukoil Vagit Alekperov awarded the Medal of Merit to Stavropolskim edge. "