Braskem aims high

Change, Joseph; Gibson, Jane
October 2006
ICIS Chemical Business;10/30/2006, Vol. 1 Issue 41, p16
Trade Publication
The article reports on the efforts of Brazil's Braskem to become one of the top-ten petrochemical firms in the world through organic growth, select capital projects and acquisitions, said CEO Jose Carlos Grubisich. It also aims to take advantage of low-cost natural gas-based feedstocks in Venezuela, where it is planning, with state-owned petroleum chemical company Pequiven, a joint venture polypropylene plant and an olefins complex.


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