United Chemical Company plans construction of the Integrated Gas Chemical Complex in the special economic zone «National Industrial Petrochemical Technopark» in Atyrau, Kazakhstan. It will be located in a few kilometers from the installation for the preparation of oil from the offshore field of Kashagan, with which it is planned to receive part of the raw materials. Stage 2 of the project is the construction of a plant designed for the production of 1200 thousand tons of polyethylene per year. A part of polyethylene, which is about 10%, will go to the domestic market. The remaining 90% will be exported to China, Turkey, countries of Western and Central Europe, the CIS. China National Chemical Engineering Co. Ltd (CNCEC) was selected as the general contractor on a competitive basis.