Russian billionaire buying half of SR producer Sibur

March 2011
Rubber & Plastics News;3/21/2011, Vol. 40 Issue 17, p5
Trade Publication
The article offers information on the purchase of the 50 percent of synthetic rubber producer Sibur LLC by Russian businessman Leonid Mikhelson. It states that Sibur LLC is the largest Russian producer of synthetic rubber, petrochemicals and plastics. It mentions that the company produced 597,000 metric tons of polymers and 339,000 tons of rubber in 2009.


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