Ultrapar Participacoes S.A. operates within the Natural gas distribution sector.
In addition to historical fundamental analyses, the complete report available to purchase compares Ultrapar Participacoes S.A. with three other
natural gas suppliers in Latin America:
Empresa de Energia de Bogota S.A. E.S.P
sales of 3.13 trillion Colombian Pesos [US$1.09 billion]
of which 49%
was Natural Gas Distribution),
(490.27 billion Chilean Pesos [US$750.11 million]
of which 98%
was Liquid Gas), and
Companhia de Gas de Sao Paulo - COMGAS
(5.66 billion Brazilian Reals [US$1.81 billion]
of which 64%
During the year ended December of 2016, sales at
Ultrapar Participacoes S.A. were 77.35 billion Brazilian Reals (US$24.73 billion).
increase of 2.2%
versus 2015, when the company's sales were 75.66 billion Brazilian Reals.
This was the fifth consecutive year of sales increases at Ultrapar Participacoes S.A.
(and since 2011, sales have increased a total of 59%).
Sales of Extrafarma saw an increase
that was more than double the company's growth rate: sales were up
18.1% in 2016, from
1.34 billion Brazilian Reals to 1.58 billion Brazilian Reals.
Ultrapar Participacoes S.A. also saw significant increases in sales in
Ultragaz (up 16.0% to 5.36 billion Brazilian Reals)
Not all segments of Ultrapar Participacoes S.A. experienced an increase in sales in 2016:
sales of Other fell 99.6% to 203,000.00 Brazilian Reals.
(However, this segment's sales were only a very small portion of the company's overall sales).
Ultrapar Participacoes S.A. also experienced decreases in sales in
Oxiteno (down 9.4% to 3.70 billion Brazilian Reals)
Ultracargo (down 2.9% to 306.47 million Brazilian Reals)