Braskem SA (NYSE:BAK)

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Process Industries
Chemicals: Specialty

Company Description

Braskem SA engages in the manufacturing of petrochemicals and other related products. The company operates through four segments: Basic Petrochemicals, Polyolefins, International Business and Vinyls. The Basic Petrochemicals segment engages in the production and sale of basic petrochemicals at the Northeastern, the Southern, the Sao Paulo and the Rio de Janeiro Complexes. It also engages in the supply of utilities produced at these complexes to second generation producers, including some producers owned or controlled by the company. The Polyolefins segment engages in the production and sale of polyethylene, including the production of green polyethylene from renewable resources, and polypropylene produced by it in Brazil. The International Business segment engages in the operations of Braskem Europe, which consists of the production and sale of polypropylene in the United States and the operations of the polypropylene business in the United States and Germany. The Vinyls segment engages in the production and sale of PVC and caustic soda. Braskem was founded on January 12, 1972 and is headquartered in Sao Paulo, Brazil.

Contact Information

Braskem SA
Avenida das Nações Unidas, 8501
São Paulo Sao Paulo 05425-070
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Other institutional5.82%
Mutual fund holders2.86%
Individual stakeholders--

Top Executives

Carlos José Fadigas de Souza FilhoPresident & Chief Executive Officer
Mario Augusto da SilvaChief Financial & Investor Relations Officer
Edmundo José Correia AiresVice President-Technology & Innovation
Marcelo ArantesVP-People, Organization & Information Technology
Décio Fabrício Oddone da CostaVice President-Investments

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