IHS Chemical Week

Regions :: South America :: Brazil

Petrobras completes acquisition of Vale fertilizer plant

12:42 AM MDT | June 7, 2013 | Deepti Ramesh

Brazil’s state oil company, Petrobras (Rio de Janeiro), says it has completed the previously announced acquisition of the nitrogenous fertilizer plant of mining company Vale (Rio de Janeiro), located at Araucária, Paraná State, Brazil, for $234 million. The plant has a production capacity of 700,000 m.t./year of urea and 475,000 m.t./year of ammonia, in addition to producing the automotive liquid reducing agent ARLA 32. The plant is located next to Petrobras’s Presidente Getúlio Vargas Refinery, which provides feedstock to...

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