Petroleo Brasileiro SA Petrobras operates within the Petroleum refining sector.
In addition to historical fundamental analyses, the complete report available to purchase compares Petroleo Brasileiro SA Petrobras with three other
petroleum refiners in Latin America:
sales of 47.73 trillion Colombian Pesos [US$15.85 billion]
of which 51%
was Refining and Petrochemicals),
Alfa SAB DE CV
(293.78 billion Mexican Pesos [US$15.45 billion]
of which 36%
was Refrigerators Components), and
Empresas Copec S.A.
based in Chile
(11.28 trillion Chilean Pesos [US$17.49 billion]
of which 66%
was Fuel Distribution/COPEC).
During the year ended December of 2016, sales at
Petroleo Brasileiro SA Petrobras were 282.59 billion Brazilian Reals (US$85.37 billion).
decrease of 12.1%
versus 2015, when the company's sales were 321.64 billion Brazilian Reals.
Contributing to the drop in overall sales was the 39.6% decline
in Biofuel, from 53.00 million Brazilian Reals to 32.00 million Brazilian Reals.
There were also decreases in sales in
Retail (down 8.3% to 157.66 billion Brazilian Reals)
Distribution (down 11.6% to 95.64 billion Brazilian Reals)
Gas and Power (down 33.5% to 24.17 billion Brazilian Reals)
However, these declines were partially offset by the increase in sales of
Exploration and Production (up 1.2% to 5.09 billion Brazilian Reals)