Land of opportunity

Jagger, Anna
October 2007
ICIS Chemical Business;10/29/2007, Vol. 272 Issue 16, p26
Trade Publication
The article reports on the partnership between Russia's Sibur LLC and SolVin PLC to build a polyvinyl chloride (PVC) plant in Russia and its role in the evolution of Russia's petrochemical industry. The Sibur/SolVin partnership, which will build a $925m PVC complex in Kstovo, Nizhny Novgorod, is Russia's first major chemical joint venture (JV) with a Western company. Sibur is part of state-controlled Gazprom, while SolVin is a 75:25 JV between Solvay and BASF.


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