In May RUE “Mogilevkhimvolokno” is to increase bio fuel production to reach 25 thousand tons per month, - the chief engineer of the plant Andrei Rybakov informs. In March the plant produced 20 thous tons of the fuel, in April – 22 thous tons, in May its production is to increase by 3 thous to reach 25 thous.
Among the main buyers of mix bio fuel are enterprises of “Belneftehim”, mainly of Mogilev and Gomel regions; their need in bio fuel is constantly going up due to its popularity among car owners, first of all because of fuel’s high quality and rather low price.
In 2010 Mogilev plant plans to double bio fuel production. For this purpose it has started to extend productive capacity of different bio admixes production, for ex. methyl ether of fatty acids. After having carried the project, the plant will be able to produce 30 thous tons of bio admixes and 600 thous tons of bio fuel per year.