On May 25, 2016 under the aegis of the Russian Petrochemical Forum the conference "Formation and development of the Republic of Bashkortostan engineering and production infrastructure for the purpose of import substitution of products and technologies" was held. The conference was organized by the specialized organization Petrochemical territorial cluster of Bashkortostan of SUE INKhP RB.
The conference assessed the current state of the petrochemical industry of the Republic of Bashkortostan and the priority directions of development of the organizations participating in the Petrochemical territorial cluster of RB for the transition to import substitution of technologies, products, equipment were defined. A decision was made on the future formation of the engineering and manufacturing infrastructure of multiple access such as to the hardware and software system of the engineering center of Petrochemical territorial cluster of RB, as an essential condition for ensuring the innovative development of the industry.
Agreements have been signed on joining to the Petrochemical territorial cluster of RB of the enterprises Construction and assembling cluster, Cluster of oil-and-gas machine building, Geophysical cluster "Kvant" and Radioelectronic cluster.