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August 11, 2010
Braskem (São Paulo) has reported second quarter net income of R$45 million ($26 million), down 96% compared with the year-ago quarter. Ebitda rose 42%, to R$1.04 billion. Net...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/south_america/brazil/Braskems-Earnings-Slide_28702.html
August 10, 2010
The Brazilian mining firm Vale (Rio de Janeiro) plans to combine its fertilizer assets to form a single, listed company, Vale Fertilizantes. Vale last January agreed to buy the...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/south_america/brazil/Vale-Plans-to-Combine-Bunge-Fosfertil-Assets_28699.html
August 6, 2010
Lanxess beat market expectations for the second quarter as a result of a strong performance in emerging markets, reporting Ebitda pre-exceptionals of €269 million ($354 million)...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/south_america/brazil/Lanxess-Posts-Huge-Hike-in-Profits-Raises-Earnings-Forecast-Scales-Back-Cost-Cutting-Plans_28645.html
July 22, 2010
Solutia says it is optimizing and expanding its Saflex polyvinyl butyral (PVB) interlayer manufacturing capacity in South America as part of its strategic plan to continue serving the...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/south_america/brazil/Solutia-to-Expand-Saflex-Interlayer-Capacity-in-South-America_28301.html
July 22, 2010
Braaskem is selling $350 million in debt due 2020 in a reopening of a $750 million issuance first announced in April, according to Moody's Investors Service (New York). The debt sale...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/south_america/brazil/Braskem-to-Sell-Debt-in-Continued-Refinancing-Effort_28232.html
July 22, 2010
Uralkali (Berezniki, Russia), one of Russia's largest chemical companies and a leading global potash fertilizer producer with about 10% of the market, has more than doubled output of...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/south_america/brazil/Russian-Potash-Fertilizer-Producer-More-than-Doubles-Output_28228.html
July 18, 2010
Novozymes says it has signed a memorandum of understanding with Dedini (Piracicaba, Brazil), a leading company in the sugar-ethanol market, to develop a technological route to produce...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/south_america/brazil/Novozymes-Signs-Deal-with-Brazilian-Firm-for-Cellulosic-Ethanol_28111.html
June 29, 2010
BASF is considering plans to build a plastic additives facility in the Mideast and is studying possible expansion in Asia, CW has learned. Hans W. Reiners, president/performance...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/south_america/brazil/BASF-Ponders-Plastic-Additives-Plant-in-Mideast-Eyes-Expansion-in-Asia_27723.html
June 23, 2010
Total says it has agreed to acquire 17% of the equity of Amyris (Emeryville, CA), a biotech firm. Financial details were not disclosed. The firms say that under their agreement their...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/south_america/brazil/Total-Buys-into-U-S-Biofuels-Start-up_27578.html
June 9, 2010
Monsanto will launch a new, $1 billion share repurchase program on July 1, the company announced today. The program will last for three years. An existing, $800 million share...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/south_america/brazil/Monsanto-to-Repurchase-$1-Billion-in-Shares_27312.html
May 28, 2010
CW's CFO Conference took place in New York this week, and the mood was cautiously optimistic. SFO of the Year Kurt Bock of BASF told attendees that fiscal prudence and innovation hold...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/south_america/brazil/Chemical-Industry-Weekly-News-Round-Up-May-28_27081.html
May 27, 2010
Bayer CropScience and Centro de Tecnologia Canavieira (CTC; Sao Paulo) say they intend to enter into a broad R&D cooperation in biotech sugarcane. The main goal is to combine the...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/south_america/brazil/Bayer-CropScience-Links-with-Brazilian-Unit-in-Sugarcane-R-and-D_27055.html
May 17, 2010
Braskem has appointed CFO Carlos Fadigas as CEO of Braskem America, which consists of the polypropylene assets of Sunoco. Braskem completed the $350-million acquisition of Sunoco’s polypropylene business in April....
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/south_america/brazil/Braskem-CFO-Named-Head-of-U-S-Unit_26814.html
May 17, 2010
Brazil is one of the fastest growing personal care markets in the world, says John Paro, chairman, president, and CEO of HallStar....
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/south_america/brazil/Hallstar-Forms-Brazilian-Personal-Care-JV_26812.html
May 14, 2010
Braskem reported a net loss of R$123 million ($69 million) in the first quarter, compared with income of $10 million in the same period last year. The earnings decline is due in part...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/south_america/brazil/Weak-Dollar-Hurts-Braskems-Earnings_26796.html
May 7, 2010
Ube Industries says it will establish a subsidiary at São Paulo, Brazil, which will serve as a launch pad for developing the market for Ube group products in central and South...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/south_america/brazil/Ube-to-Establish-Subsidiary-in-Brazil_26586.html
April 30, 2010
Kuraray has reported a net profit of ¥4.2 billion ($44 million) for the fourth quarter ended March 31, 2010, compared with a net loss of ¥3.1 billion in the year-ago period...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/south_america/brazil/Kuraray-Swings-to-Profit-in-Fourth-Quarter-to-Establish-Subsidiary-in-Brazil_26467.html
April 29, 2010
Braskem (São Paulo) and Venezuela’s state owned petrochemical company Pequiven (Caracas) have reached an agreement to “evaluate a new model” for planned...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/south_america/brazil/Braskem-and-Pequiven-Scale-Back-Venezuela-Projects_26390.html
April 22, 2010
Braskem is currently planning to sell several hundred million dollars in new debt, reports say. Ratings agencies Moody's Investors Service and Fitch Ratings say the new issue will...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/south_america/brazil/Braskem-Refinances-Debt_26180.html
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