With sales of $144 million in 2010, Empils is Russia’s largest domestic manufacturer of paints and coatings, second only to multinational Tikkurila. The majority of Empils’ revenue is generated in the decorative coatings segment (97 percent). Three percent of sales come from industrial coatings operations. The company markets the following brands on the Russian market: Empils industrial coatings; Rastsvet alkyd-based decorative coatings; Oreol alkyd- and water-based decorative coatings; Oreol Titan special alkyd-based coatings for metal; Oreol Garant water-based coatings for professional use; and Empils Krona alkyd- and water-based coatings for wood protection. Empils operates one manufacturing facility in its headquarters city of Rostov-on-Don. 2010 was a successful year for Empils. Coatings sales increased sales by six percent while sales of water-dispersion coatings increased by more than 30 percent.