According to the Governor Governor Alexander Misharin, project to create himklastera — this is one area of economic diversification of Nizhny Tagil, as company towns.
"In 2010, a fully formed project of 1 million tons of methanol with an investment of 13.4 billion rubles. All credit agreements are signed, the project began to work. This will allow in Nizhny Tagil have not only methanol, but the whole range of chemical manufacturing — plastics, related materials and so on, "- said Mišarin.
Chemical cluster is created on the basis of the company "Uralchimplast". The project involves the construction of new capacity methanol plant and a plant for the production of foundry resins, as well as the reconstruction of the existing production of novolac resins. The total investment will amount to 13 billion rubles, will create 240 jobs.