Braskem S.A. operates within the Industrial organic chemicals sector.
In addition to historical fundamental analyses, the complete report available to purchase compares Braskem S.A. with three other
chemical manufacturers in Latin America:
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sales of 437.89 million Brazilian Reals [US$133.46 million]
(770.79 million Brazilian Reals [US$234.93 million]
based in Argentina
(841.77 million Argentinian Pesos [US$48.18 million]
of which 85%
was Own Production).
During the year ended December of 2016, sales at
Braskem S.A. were 47.66 billion Brazilian Reals (US$14.53 billion).
a very small
increase of 0.8%
versus 2015, when the company's sales were 47.28 billion Brazilian Reals.
This was the fifth consecutive year of sales increases at Braskem S.A.
(and since 2011, sales have increased a total of 44%).
Sales of Vinyl Products saw an increase
that was more than double the company's growth rate: sales were up
8.5% in 2016, from
2.78 billion Brazilian Reals to 3.02 billion Brazilian Reals.
Braskem S.A. also saw significant increases in sales in
Basic Petrochemicals (up 3.3% to 25.06 billion Brazilian Reals)
Polymers Pe/pp/pvc (up 1.6% to 20.31 billion Brazilian Reals)
Usa and Europe (up 8.0% to 8.90 billion Brazilian Reals)
Not all segments of Braskem S.A. experienced an increase in sales in 2016:
sales of Others fell 98.1% to 12.20 million Brazilian Reals.
(However, this segment's sales were only a very small portion of the company's overall sales).