Rosneft and the China National Chemical Corporation (ChemChina) signed an agreement on the development of a project for the construction of a polymer coating plant at the XXI Petersburg International Economic Forum. The document was signed by Rosneft Vice President for Energy, Localization and Innovation Andrey Shishkin and President of Haohua Chemical Corporation Chen Hong in the presence of Rosneft Chief Executive Officer Igor Sechin.
The document defines the stages of further implementation of the project for the construction of a plant for the production of polymer coatings and special paints, as well as the conditions for the creation of a joint venture.
As a result of the project implementation, the largest enterprise will be created in Russia for the production of special coatings for marine vessels of different classes including Arctic class.
The products planned for production at the plant will find its application in the work of the shipbuilding complex Zvezda in the Far East of Russia, created as designated by the President of the Russian FederationVladimir Putin.