«SIBUR» LLC is the managing organization of PJSC «SIBUR Holding».
606425, Nizhny Novgorod region, Balakhna district, pos. Hydrotorf, st. Administrativnaya, 17
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Founding and early history
BIAXPLEN was founded in 2003 in Balakhna, Nizhny Novgorod Region. Today, this town is home to the company’s branch that has the same name. It was BIAXPLEN’s first biaxially oriented polypropylene (BOPP) film production asset.
BIAXPLEN is established.
BIAXPLEN acquires GriNN Plastic, a BOPP film production plant (now Kursk branch).
BIAXPLEN purchases the Rosevroplast plant (now Zheleznodorozhny branch).
The new chapter in BIAXPLEN’s history was ushered in after its integration with SIBUR. In recent years, the company has been upgrading production equipment and introducing cutting-edge technologies at its facilities. The investments serve to expand the product offering and improve product quality.
SIBUR acquires a 50% stake in BIAXPLEN.
SIBUR purchases a 100% stake in NOVATEK-Polymer in Novokuybyshevsk (now BIAXPLEN’s Novokuybyshevsk branch.)
SIBUR becomes BIAXPLEN’s sole owner by increasing its stake to 100%.
BIAXPLEN launches a new production site in Tomsk.
A new BOPP film production line comes on stream at the Novokuybyshevsk branch, increasing its capacity from 30.5 ktpa to 55.5 ktpa.
BIAXPLEN acquires a 50% stake in Manucor S.p.A.
BIAXPLEN launches eight new film types, including those with unique properties, to offer over 40 product grades overall. The Novokuybyshevsk facility starts using energy from renewable sources. BIAXPLEN signs an agreement with the operator of the Adygea wind farm to receive power supply as part of a pilot project.
BIAXPLEN brings the share of production waste sent for reuse to 80%. The company upgrades its BOPP film extrusion lines manufactured by Germany's Brückner.