The company "Tathimplast" preparing to launch the production of polypropylene compositions — raw material for the production of plastic automotive components, co-owner told reporters, "Tathimplasta" and the owner of the factory of automotive components, "Heaton layer" Albert Suleiman. The production will open in the summer in the Kazan Aircraft Production Association (KAPA) to them. Gorbunov.
Suleymanov said output of the first stage is 12 thousand tons per year, projected annual turnover — 1.2 billion rubles, will be open 70 jobs. After a year and a half, "Tathimplast" plans to launch the second line and to increase the capacity by half.
Polypropylene composition will be used for the production of plastic parts imported cars: bumpers, instrument panels, etc., used to like imported raw materials.
"Tathimplast" purchased the technological line of the German Krauss Maffei, equipment recently arrived in Tatarstan. Polymeric materials "Tathimplast" will buy "Nizhnekamskneftechim" (NKNKh). The company will supply the composites of Russia and the near abroad. Part of the production plant will consume "Heaton plastic."
Plastic automotive components market is growing at 20-30% per year due to the localization of the assembly of foreign cars in Russia. In the coming years, the market will grow rapidly at the expense of Western concerns plans to increase production, experts say. The market capacity of plastic automotive components is 30-35 billion. Local production will provide savings of 15-20% of the cost of plastic parts, overall it will reduce the overall cost of car production in the range of 2-3%.