At the future R&D site, SIBUR is planning to develop and test new materials and new product solutions, to make samples of products for subsequent testing, analysing and refining their properties, and to explore opportunities of boosting the efficiency of polyolefin processing technology.
On 20 April Moscow hosted Forum For the Future, SIBUR's first-ever client forum. The event attracted more than 190 major customers from Russia, CIS, Austria, Germany, India, China and other countries.
SIBUR has closed the sale of a 100% stake in Uralorgsintez to EKTOS, a leading Russian producer of high-octane fuel components. The deal value totalled RUB 22 bn.