Keyword: Braskem


Brazil’s Braskem Q2 Earnings Down, Possible Divestment Needed

11.08.2023 -

Braskem, a major Brazilian petrochemicals company, may be forced to sell some assets to deleverage if economic conditions worsen in coming months, says US credit rating...


Braskem Expands its Brazilian Biopolymer Production Plant

28.07.2023 -

Braskem has completed the expansion of production capacity for its biobased ethylene plant in the petrochemical complex of Triunfo, Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil.


Braskem and Novonor Confirm Private Equity Bids

11.05.2023 -

Braskem and its controlling shareholder Novonor (formerly known as Odebrecht) have now confirmed a takeover offer from private equity investors Apollo and Abu Dhabi...


Braskem and Coolbrook in Cracker Electrification Pact

14.02.2023 -

Following discussions that started last November, Brazilian polyolefins producer Braskem and Finnish technology and engineering company Coolbrook have now signed an...


Braskem and Lummus Link on Green PE Technology

10.05.2022 -

Brazilian chemicals and plastics giant Braskem, the largest polyolefins producer in the Americas, has sealed a licensing deal with process engineering firm Lummus...


Lummus and Braskem Partner on Green Ethylene Projects

10.11.2021 -

Lummus Technology has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Braskem Netherlands, part of Brazilian petrochemical group Braskem, to license the latter’s green...


Braskem Plays Down Mooted Sale Plans

30.08.2021 -

Brazilian petrochemical producer Braskem has sought to play down reports that its shareholders are close to selling it. The Bloomberg news agency said last week that the...


Former Braskem CEO Pleads Guilty to Bribery

19.04.2021 -

Former Braskem CEO José Carlos Grubisich has pleaded guilty in a US court to conspiring to violate the anti-bribery provisions of the US Foreign Corrupt Practices Act...