The Polotsk-Steklovolokno plant saw 2015 off with a successful launch of the basalt fiber production facility, which has been modified by the company experts. The technical innovations introduced to the process technology make possible to increase performance with reduced expenditure side of the production.
According to the chief technologist of the company Ludmila Kuschenko, stated
At present Ukrainian basalt rock is used as a raw material. However, a basalt deposit recently discovered in Belarus gives the opportunity for the enterprise to withdraw from import and to start production based on the domestic material.