Russia's Sibur boosts petrochemical exports to Europe as pandemic shock subsides

Russian petrochemicals giant Sibur has recovered from the initial shock of the pandemic and is increasing its exports, mainly to Europe, thanks to surging demand for medical equipment, a senior executive told Reuters.

Read full
17 AUGUST 2021
Pandemic reminds us that future of plastics industry must be circular

More commonly known as plastics, polymers have played an increasingly important role in ensuring our health and safety throughout the pandemic. As we are gradually approaching normality and learning to live with and through COVID-19, it is about time we should embrace an accelerated transition to a circular economy.

Read full
17 AUGUST 2021
Russia Emerges As A Petrochemicals Powerhouse Amid SIBUR-TAIF Deal, Potential IPO In 2022

Petrochemicals sector shows robust growth despite the pandemic effects

Read full
14 MAY 2021
Russian petchem Sibur working to expand environmental targets

New targets will shape Sibur's environmental initiatives

Read full
International Media Relations
  • Anna Lebed
  • Tel.: +7 (495) 937-17-26
    Fax: +7 (495) 777-55-00
  • E-mail:

Latest Publications

22 MARCH 2021 | New Economy Observer | Luke Cornforth
Russia Fights to Keep Course on Carbon, Renewables Amid Budget Squeeze
Russia’s next phase of renewables energy development looks like it won’t be as well-funded by the state as planned. That said, the announced cuts could have been worse, and corporates are stepping up plans to mitigate carbon.
09 MARCH 2021 | ICIS
Petchems outpaces midstream for SIBUR as growth plans continue
Petrochemicals revenues have overtaken midstream sales for SIBUR as the Russia-based producer continues to work on its latest multi-billion dollar capacity expansion.
15 FEBRUARY 2021 | S&P Global Platts, ©2021 by S&P Global Inc.
Sibur’s Amur GCC to showcase company’s environmental credentials: executive
Sustainability will remain a top priority for Russian petrochemical producer Sibur in 2021and its joint-venture Amur Gas Chemical Complex is expected to be at the forefront of the company's environmental, social and governance efforts, Sibur International CEO Andrey Frolov said
15 FEBRUARY 2021 | Chemical Week
Sibur shortens timeline, reduces cost of large-scale petchem project in Russia's Far East
Sibur, Russia’s biggest producer of petrochemicals, has cut the timeline and reduced the estimated cost of its large-scale petrochemical project in Russia’s Far East, near the border with China.
19 OCTOBER 2020 | The World Economic Forum | Maxim Remchukov, Denis Rozhok
Why COVID-19 is a litmus test for corporate attitudes to sustainability
The pandemic is not a reason to ignore plastic pollution - it is a call to arms to do the opposite
25 AUGUST 2020 | South China Morning Post | Dmitriy Frolovskiy
Why China-Russia economic ties will emerge from the coronavirus pandemic stronger than ever
In addition to robust bilateral trade, projects such as the Amur Gas Chemical Complex which will supply polythene and polypropylene to China, the Power of Siberia pipeline and de-dollarisation efforts by both countries bode well for the future
18 AUGUST 2020 | Wall Street Journal | Georgi Kantchev
Russia, China Deepen Ties With Construction of Massive Polymer Plant
$11 billion venture in Russia’s Far East is the latest in a series of collaborations between Moscow and Beijing
01 JULY 2020 | bne IntelliNews | Ben Aris
Russian petrochemical giant Sibur raises $500m in 5-year eurobonds with a record-low 2.95% coupon
Russian petrochemical giant Sibur has raised $500m in 5-year eurobonds with a 2.95% coupon – the lowest coupon rate for any Russian corporate issue ever
29 JUNE 2020 | Bonds&Loans | Alexander Petrov, CFO, SIBUR
Financing During the Coronavirus Crisis: Lessons from an Investment-Grade Emerging Market Issuer
Coronavirus presented global businesses with several challenges – from enhanced safety protocols to supply chain disruptions and everything in between. However, while many market stakeholders predicted issues with attracting new funding, investment-grade companies have managed to largely overcome them.