Gibson, Jane
April 2007
ICIS Chemical Business;4/2/2007, Vol. 2 Issue 60, p29
Trade Publication
The article predicts the increase in petrochemical products in the U.S. Jose Carlos Grubisich, president of Brazilian company Braskem, presents the plan of the company to compete with Middle East polyolefins in the U.S. market. Abundant hydrocarbon reserves in Brazil, Venezuela, Bolivia and Peru will not only be able to cater for strong demand in Latin America, but will also be able to provide cheap feedstock to produce polymers for export, according to Grubisich.


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