Azerbaijan increased exports of polyethylene and polypropylene in 2020


January 18, Fineko/abc.az. SOCAR Polymer became the largest exporter of polypropylene to Russia in 2020.

According to SOCAR, the export of refined products and petrochemicals of the State Oil Company of Azerbaijan (SOCAR) in 2020 (together with polymers) amounted to about 2.4 million tons.

SOCAR Polymer exported 132,500 tons of polymer products, including high-density polyethylene and polypropylene of various grades (58% more versus 2019).

The main export markets for polymer products produced in Azerbaijan are Russia, Turkey and China.