Braskem SA


  • Braskem SA
  • Sector

  • Industry

  • Company web

  • Employees

    Full Time Employees: 7,657
  • Executives

    • Newton Sergio de Souza
    • Fernando Musa
    • Ernani Filgueiras de Carvalho
    • Pedro van Langendonck Teixeira de Freitas
    • Gustavo Sampaio Valverde
    • Marcelo Arantes
    • Luiz Fernando Marinho Nunes
    • Mark Nikolich
    • Roberto Bischoff
    • Marcelo de Oliveira Cerqueira
  • Company address

    • Rua Lemos Monteiro, 120
    • Sao Paulo, 05501-050
    • Brazil
    • 1-55 11 3576 9000
  • Investor Relation Site


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, and butene-1; BTX products comprising benzene, para-xylene, and toluene; fuels, including automotive gasoline, liquefied petroleum gas, ethyl tertiary butyl ether, and methyl tertiary butyl ether; intermediates, such as cumene; and aliphatics, aromatics, and hydrogenates solvents, as well as specialties, such as isoprene, dicyclopentadiene, piperylene, nonene, tetramer, polyisobutylene, and hydrocarbon resins. 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; engineering and infra-structure goods; 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. Braskem S.A.’s Mexico segment produces, operates, and sells ethylene, HDPE, and LDPE in Mexico. It also imports and exports chemicals, petrochemicals, and fuels; produces, supplies, and sells utilities, such as steam, water, compressed air, 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.

Braskem SA: Slide deck

  • BAK - FY 16 Annual Report Slide 31 Dec 2016: Slides deck
  • BAK - Q3 Earnings Conference Call Slide 10 Nov 2016: Slides deck
  • BAK - Q2 Earnings Conference Call Slide 16 Aug 2017: Slides deck
  • BAK - Q2 Earnings Conference Call Slide 5 Aug 2016: Slides deck
  • BAK - Q1 Investor Presentation Slide May 2017: Slides deck
  • BAK - Q1 Earnings Conference Call Slide 15 May 2017: Slides deck
  • BAK - Q4 Earnings Conference Call Slide 22 Feb 2017: Slides deck
  • BAK - Q1 Earnings Conference Call Slide 5 Feb 2016: Slides deck

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