A private enterprise for the production of plastic bags and polypropylene pipes was put into operation in the city of Bayramali, Mary region. Under the contract with individual enterprise "Eşretli kenar", object, equipped with modern equipment from leading manufacturers, built "turnkey" business entity "Alemabat".
The technological line of the new enterprise is designed to produce 1 thousand 800 tons of various polyethylene film and 257 tons of polypropylene water pipes with a diameter of 20 to 60 millimeters. Given the high demand for these products both in our country and abroad, the company in the long term intends to export part of the products to other countries.
It is noteworthy that the raw material for the enterprise in Bayramali is the products manufactured at the new polymer plant in the village of Kiyanly, which was commissioned in October 2018, as well as at the Turkmenbashi complex of oil refineries.
As you know, the largest gas chemical complex in the region for the production of polyethylene and polypropylene built in the village of Kiyanly became the first enterprise of this profile. It will annually process 5 billion cubic meters of natural gas and produce 381 thousand tons of high-density polyethylene, 81 thousand tons of polypropylene and other products in demand in the domestic and foreign markets.
The establishment of enterprises for the production of polypropylene and the manufacture of various products for both domestic and foreign consumer markets is a priority for the development of the petrochemical and gas chemical industry of Turkmenistan. This began with construction of the Turkmenbashi oil refinery installations for the production of polypropylene of liquefied natural gas resulting from the processing of oil.
It should be noted that the construction of a new enterprise in Bayramali was facilitated not only by the opening of a polymer complex in Kiyanly, but also to a large extent by the implementation of the state policy that stimulates the development of import – substituting and export-oriented products, as well as aimed at promoting the development of small and medium-sized enterprises in Turkmenistan.