Braskem mulls Triunfo purchase

Martin, George; Chynoweth, Emma
April 2007
ICIS Chemical Business;4/2/2007, Vol. 2 Issue 60, p15
Trade Publication
The article reports on the plan of Braskem to acquire plastic resins producer Petroquimica Triunfo. Petrobras subsidiary Petroquisa owns Petroquimica Triunfo, which is the only non-integrated independent company left in the region after the sale of Ipiranga's assets. Braskem's president and chief executive officer (CEO), Jose Carlos Grubisich, said the purchase of Petroquimica could be the next step in the consolidation of the sector.


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