The decree for construction of the complex. It was decided to build the complex in accordance with a Decree of the Cabinet of Ministers of the Republic of Uzbekistan dated November 11, 1996 No. 395 "On the construction of Shurtan gas-chemical complex for the production of polyethylene".
In accordance with the Resolution of the Cabinet of Ministers of the Republic of Uzbekistan dated November 11, 1996, № 395 "On the construction of POLIETILEN SHURTAN GAS-CHEMICAL COMPLEX" it was decided to build the complex.
The contract is signed. In February, Uzbekneftegaz NHC signed a construction contract for "ready for use" technological part of Shurtan Gas Chemical Complex with ABB Lummus Global Consortium (USA), ABB Solari (Italy), Mitsui & Co.Ltd, Toyo Engineering, Nisho Iwai Corp (Japan).
The decision to create a green oasisOn July 26, the Cabinet of Ministers of the Republic of Uzbekistan issued Decree 266 "On the Establishment of a Green Oasis around Shurtan Gas Chemical Complex".
Training of employees of the complex on the study of technological processes of production.
Employees of the Complex continue their professional development in Thailand.
The opening Ceremony. On December 21, an official ceremony of presentation of the complex took place with the participation of President of the Republic of Uzbekistan I. A. Karimov and other high-ranking guests, where the symbolic key of the complex was presented and work began.
In September, he was awarded the US "Product Quality Award".
In September was awarded "For good quality products and a good indicator in business"the medal in Geneva, Switzerland.