IHS Chemical Week

Markets :: Plastics :: Polyethylene

Petrobras Delays Rio de Janeiro Petrochemical Project

10:32 AM MDT | July 2, 2012 | Kara Sissell

Brazil’s state oil company Petrobras (Rio de Janeiro) says plans for the Complejo Petroquimica Rio de Janeiro (Comperj) petrochemical complex near Rio de Janeiro have been delayed, but did not provide details regarding a revised start-up date. Petrobras also will delay startup of two refineries in Northeast Brazil, the company says. Petrobras president Maria das Graças Foster says Comperj and the other projects have not been canceled, but that further studies are necessary to determine revised completion dates.  “The Comperj project...

This information is only available to Chemical Week subscribers.


Forgot your user ID or password?
Click here to have it sent to you.

Not an IHS Chemical Week subscriber yet?

Here's why you should be:

  • 31 issues of Chemical Week magazine a year in print or digital format
  • Real time news and analysis on chemweek.com 
  • 20+ years of online archives
  • Topical e-newsletters that capture the most impactful events
  • Special issues with a regional or company focus
  • Global Outlook issue

Subscribe now


contact us | about us | privacy policy | sitemap

ihsCopyright © IHS, Inc.All rights reserved.Reproduction in whole or in part without permission is prohibited.

North Asia Russia Southeast Asia China India/Pakistan Middle East Eastern Europe Western Europe Central America Canada USA Australia/New Zealand South America Africa