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Brazil's antitrust authority challenges Braskem's acquisition of Indupa
Brazil's antitrust body CADE (Brasilia) has challenged the proposed acquisition by Braskem of Solvay Indupa (Bueno Aires), Solvay's polyvinyl chloride (PVC) and chlor-alkali business in South America, declaring the deal is potentially anticompetitive, CADE...

Report: Marubeni eyes Argentina's Rio Colorado potash project
Marubeni is interested in taking over a potash project at Rio Colorado, Argentina that was previously being developed by Vale (Rio de Janeiro), according to a report from Argentine news source Página 12. Vale held the concession rights to develop and...

Argentina to exempt biodiesel from 41% consumption tax
Argentina will exempt local biodiesel production from a 41% consumption tax, following a vote in the Argentine congress late last week. The exemption is valid until 31 December 2015, although the executive body may opt to extend it until 2024. The tax...

ExxonMobil discovers oil and gas in Argentine shale well
ExxonMobil, jointly with Gas y Petróleo del Neuquén (Ciudad de Neuquén, Argentina), have discovered oil and gas in an unconventional shale well in Neuquén Province, Argentina, ExxonMobil says. “Not all shales are alike, so...

SQM's net income down more than 46% on lower sales
Sociedad Química y Minera de Chile (SQM; Santiago) posted first-quarter net income of $81 million, down 46.5% year-on-year (YOY), as sales volumes from most business lines decreased, with the exception of lithium and derivatives. Pretax profit was...

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