RFPF accepting applications for participation in the auction for Berezniki Soda Plant shares

Belarus raised export duties on petroleum products

Slavneft-YANOS launched wet catalysis unit

Moscow Arbitration Court did not recognize the Stockholm court’s decision to collect $30 mln from MNPZ

Togliattiazot shares seizure lifted

Oracle Retail system to be installed at Pharmacy Chain 36.6


Constituent documents of Elabuga OPS Plant signed

Sibur-Khimprom to increase styrene output to 100,000 tonnes

Uzbekistan reduces profits tax to 12% and removes environmental fee

The Moscow government is accused of antitrust violations in the commodity waste markets

Power savings reached 607.1 mln rubles at Nizhnekamskneftekhim


Empils to produce 85,000 tonnes of coatings and 17,000 tonnes of zinc oxide in 2005

Tatneft to announce terms of the tender for petrochemical plants construction in Nizhnekamsk

EuroChem increased 9-month mineral fertilizer output by 11%

Investments in the Kuzbass chemical industry reached RUR 1.2 bn

The Court of Appeal reversed the Arbitration Court’ decision on Polyef privatization


Nizhnekamskneftekhim held talks with Sasol

Growth potential of Kalina shares amounts to 17.4%

European Commission increased quotas for Uralkali products

Novatek and Titan’s JV to start PP production in 2007

Nitol to place RUR 1 billion worth of bonds through public subscription

Omsk Plastics Plant to double polystyrene output


49% shares of Navoiazot put out for tender

Russian chemical industry enhances cooperation with E.U.

Auction to sell shares of Urals Plant of Rubber Technical Parts to be held on December 29

Pharmacy chain 36.6 sold 19.9% of Veropharm shares

Nitol Group acquired Usolie-Sibirsky Silicon

Ukrainian PP consumption rose 15.5%


Spanbond production started in Ekaterinburg

TNK-BP is looking for a buyer for Orsknefteorgsintez

Mergers and acquisitions become common in the chemical market


Evalar increased output of vitamins of directed action

Hearing on Polyef case in Salekhard didn’t take place

New fertilizer bill prepared

YugraFarm pharmaceutical plant opened in Tyumen

Salavatnefteorgsintez bought two R-4 reforming reactors

Apatit produced 2.49 mln tons of apatite-nepheline ore

Bonds of Nitol Group floated

Tatneft’s Governing Council approved configuration of Nizhnekamsk petrochemical complex


Kalina introduced EXceed WMS system at its warehouses in Ekaterinburg

Nizhnekamskneftekhim took 3rd place at invention competition

UsolieKhimProm is accused of violating environmental regulations

Pharmtech exhibition opened in Moscow


Nevinnomyssky Azot commodity output rose 5.2%

Russia increased chemical export in the 9 months of 2005

Novomoskovsk-based division of EuroChem produced 1.11 mln tonnes of ammonia

Arikon to launch solvent production at Moskhim site


Finland’s companies presented new petrochemical technologies and equipment to Sibur

TNK-BP and Vitol excluded from the list of bidders for 53.7% in Mazeikiu nafta

Ministry of Industry and Energy released Russia’s chemical industry results for 10 months