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2014-08-07 12:20:35

SAO PAULO, Aug. 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Braskem S.A. (BM&FBOVESPA: BRKM3, BRKM5 and BRKM6; NYSE: BAK; LATIBEX: XBRK) announces today its results for 2Q14. HIGHLIGHTS: The average cracker utilization rate stood at 84%, decreasing 1 p.p. from 1Q14, due to the scheduled maintenance shutdown in one of the lines at the Triunfo site and by the lower feedstock supply to the Rio de Janeiro complex. -- Braskem's sales followed the market slowdown and reached 879 kton. Compared to...

2014-05-08 12:23:29

SAO PAULO, May 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- BRASKEM S.A. (BM&FBOVESPA: BRKM3, BRKM5 and BRKM6; NYSE: BAK; LATIBEX: XBRK) announces today its results for 1Q14. HIGHLIGHTS: -- Braskem's resin sales were 901 kton, virtually stable in relation to 4Q13. Compared to 1Q13, resins demand expanded 3%, while the Company's sales decreased 2%. -- In 1Q14 the capacity utilization rate of Braskem's crackers stood at 85% and was affected by the scheduled maintenance...

2014-02-13 08:23:32

SAO PAULO, Feb. 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- BRASKEM S.A. (BM&FBOVESPA: BRKM3, BRKM5 and BRKM6; NYSE: BAK; LATIBEX: XBRK) announces today its results for 4Q13 and FY2013. HIGHLIGHTS: -- In 2013, Braskem's resin sales totaled 3.7 million tons, with market share of 68%. -- The average cracker capacity utilization rate was 90%. -- PP sales volume at Braskem America grew by 7% in 4Q13 and 3% in 2013, affected by the production growth, the highest since 2011....

2014-02-04 08:37:32

LONDON, Feb. 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- UK-ReportbuyerReportbuyer.com just published a new market research report:The Future of the Active, Smart and Sustainable Packaging Industry in the BRIC Countries SynopsisThe report provides top-level market analysis, information and insights on the active, smart and sustainable packaging industry in the BRIC countries, including:-- Current, historic and forecast values and trends for the active, smart and sustainable packaging industry, including...


Word of the Day
monteith
  • A large punch-bowl of the eighteenth century, usually of silver and with a movable rim, and decorated with flutings and a scalloped edge. It was also used for cooling and carrying wine-glasses.
  • A kind of cotton handkerchief having white spots on a colored ground, the spots being produced by a chemical which discharges the color.
This word is possibly named after Monteith (Monteigh), 'an eccentric 17th-century Scotsman who wore a cloak scalloped at the hem.'
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