Dow holds back in Brazil

Jagger, Anna
November 2006
ICIS Chemical Business;11/20/2006, Vol. 1 Issue 44, p16
Trade Publication
The article reports on the plan of Dow Chemical to invest in Brazil as its main target for investments in Latin America, although Dow is not yet ready to invest in the proposed Comperj refinery and petrochemicals project. According to Jorge de Zavaleta, senior commercial manager for feedstock and energy, further clarification is needed on the size of the required capital investments, the role to be played by private companies and the product slate.


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