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Braskem SA. Daily Stock Analysis
Stock Information
Open
13.98
Close
13.86
High
14.02
Low
13.85
Previous Close
13.85
Daily Price Gain
0.01
YTD High
15.33
YTD High Date
Nov 11, 2019
YTD Low
13.15
YTD Low Date
Oct 24, 2019
YTD Price Change
0.08
YTD Gain
0.57%
52 Week High
15.33
52 Week High Date
Nov 11, 2019
52 Week Low
13.15
52 Week Low Date
Oct 24, 2019
52 Week Price Change
0.08
52 Week Gain
0.57%
Company Information
Stock Symbol
BAK
Exchange
NYSE
Company URL
http://www.braskem.com.br
Company Phone
-
CEO
Fernando Musa
Headquarters
-
Business Address
-
Sector
Equity
Industry Category
Chemicals
Industry Group
Chemicals - Major Diversified
CIK
-
About

Braskem SA engages in the manufacturing of petrochemicals and other related products. The company operates through the following business segments: Basic Petrochemicals, Polyolefins, USA and Europe, Vinyls and Chemical Distribution. The Basic Petrochemicals segment includes its production and sale of basic petrochemicals at the Northeastern Complex and the Southern Complex, production and sale of basic petrochemicals at the São Paulo Complex and the Rio de Janeiro Complex, and its supply of utilities produced at these complexes to second generation producers, including some producers owned or controlled by the company. The Polyolefins segment includes the production and sale of polyethylene, including the production of \

Description

Braskem S.A., together with its subsidiaries, produces and sells thermoplastic resins. Its Basic Petrochemicals segment offers olefins, such as ethylene, polymer and chemical grade propylene, butadiene, isoprene, and butene-1; BTX products comprising benzene, toluene, ortho-xylene, para-xylene, and mixed xylenes; fuels, including automotive gasoline and liquefied petroleum gas; intermediates, such as cumene; and other basic petrochemicals, which include ethyl tertiary butyl ether, solvent C9, and pyrolysis C9. This segment also supplies electric energy, steam, compressed air, and other products to second-generation producers. Its Polyolefins segment produces polyethylene, including LDPE, LLDPE, HDPE, ultra-high molecular weight polyethylene, and EVA; green polyethylene from renewable resources; and polypropylene. This segment's products are used in plastic films for food and industrial packaging; bottles, shopping bags, and other consumer goods containers; automotive parts; and household appliances. Its Vinyls segment produces polyvinyl chloride, caustic soda, chlorine, hydrogen, caustic soda flake, and sodium hypochlorite. The company's USA and Europe segment produces polypropylene in the United States and Germany. Its Chemical Distribution segment distributes solvents, including aliphatic, aromatic, synthetic, and ecologically-friendly solvents; engineering plastics; hydrocarbon solvents and isoparafins; and general purpose chemicals, such as process oils, chemical intermediates, blends, specialty chemicals, and pharmaceuticals. The company also imports and exports chemicals, petrochemicals, and fuels; produces, supplies, and sells utilities, such as water and industrial gases; and provides industrial services. The company was formerly known as Copene Petroquimica do Nordeste S.A. and changed its name to Braskem S.A. in 2002. Braskem S.A. was founded in 1972 and is headquartered in Sao Paulo, Brazil. Braskem S.A. is a subsidiary of Odebrecht S.A.