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Braskem SA (BRKM5) - Financial and Strategic SWOT Analysis Review provides you an in-depth strategic SWOT analysis of the company's businesses and operations. The profile has been compiled by GlobalData to bring to you a clear and an unbiased view of the company's key strengths and weaknesses and the potential opportunities and threats. The profile helps you formulate strategies that augment your business by enabling you to understand your partners, customers and competitors better.The profile contains critical company information including:- Business description - A detailed description of the company's operations and business divisions.- Corporate strategy - Analyst's summarization of the company's business strategy.- SWOT Analysis - A detailed analysis of the company's strengths, weakness, opportunities and threats.- Company history - Progression of key events associated with the company.- Major products and services - A list of major products, services and brands of the company.- Key competitors - A list of key competitors to the company.- Key employees - A list of the key executives of the company.- Executive biographies - A brief summary of the executives' employment history.- Key operational heads - A list of personnel heading key departments/functions.- Important locations and subsidiaries - A list and contact details of key locations and subsidiaries of the company.- Detailed financial ratios for the past five years - The latest financial ratios derived from the annual financial statements published by the company with 5 years history.- Interim ratios for the last five interim periods - The latest financial ratios derived from the quarterly/semi-annual financial statements published by the company for 5 interims history.HighlightsBraskem S.A. (Braskem) is a thermoplastic resins provider that produces, distributes, and sells petrochemical and plastic resins. Its portfolio include ethylene, polymer and chemical grade propylene, butadiene, isoprene and butane; automotive gasoline and liquefied petroleum gas; and intermediates and other basic petrochemicals in gaseous or liquid form. The company produces intermediates and plastic resins including polyethylene, polypropylene, liquid soda, and polyvinyl chloride and caustic soda in solid form, plastic pallets or powder. Braskem distributes agrochemicals, rubber and general purpose chemicals, food and feed, flavor and fragrance, cosmetics and pharmaceuticals, household and other industrial products, engineering plastics, and paints, resins, adhesives and civil construction products. It operates in North America, South America, Europe, Asia Pacific, and Other regions. Braskem is headquartered in Sao Paulo, Brazil.Braskem SA Key Recent DevelopmentsNov 13,2017: Braskem Signs Partnership With Haldor Topsoe To Develop Biobased MEGOct 11,2017: PBF Energy Halts Crude Purchases From PDVSASep 22,2017: Linde Awards SA Fire Protection Contract In USASep 11,2017: Braskem Establishes Partnership With Pegasus Polymers For Utec Distribution In ChinaSep 06,2017: Brazil's first floating solar plant completed by Ciel & TerreKey benefits of buying this profile include:You get detailed information about the company and its operations to identify potential customers and suppliers.- The profile analyzes the company's business structure, operations, major products and services, prospects, locations and subsidiaries, key executives and their biographies and key competitors.Understand and respond to your competitors' business structure and strategies, and capitalize on their weaknesses. Stay up to date on the major developments affecting the company.- The company's core strengths and weaknesses and areas of development or decline are analyzed and presented in the profile objectively. Recent developments in the company covered in the profile help you track important events.Equip yourself with information that enables you to sharpen your strategies and transform your operations profitably.- Opportunities that the company can explore and exploit are sized up and its growth potential assessed in the profile. Competitive and/or technological threats are highlighted.Scout for potential investments and acquisition targets, with detailed insight into the companies' strategic, financial and operational performance.- Financial ratio presented for major public companies in the profile include the revenue trends, profitability, growth, margins and returns, liquidity and leverage, financial position and efficiency ratios.Gain key insights into the company for academic or business research.- Key elements such as SWOT analysis, corporate strategy and financial ratios and charts are incorporated in the profile to assist your academic or business research needs.Note: Some sections may be missing if data is unavailable for the company
Table of ContentsTable of Contents 3List of Tables 5List of Figures 5Section 1 - About the Company 6Braskem SA - Key Facts 6Braskem SA - Key Employees 7Braskem SA - Key Employee Biographies 8Braskem SA - Major Products and Services 9Braskem SA - History 10Braskem SA - Company Statement 14Braskem SA - Locations And Subsidiaries 17Head Office 17Other Locations & Subsidiaries 17Joint Venture 19Section 2 - Company Analysis 20Braskem SA - Business Description 20Braskem SA - Corporate Strategy 21Braskem SA - SWOT Analysis 22SWOT Analysis - Overview 22Braskem SA - Strengths 22Braskem SA - Weaknesses 23Braskem SA - Opportunities 24Braskem SA - Threats 25Braskem SA - Key Competitors 26Section 3 - Company Financial Ratios 27Financial Ratios - Capital Market Ratios 27Financial Ratios - Annual Ratios 28Performance Chart 31Financial Performance 31Financial Ratios - Interim Ratios 32Financial Ratios - Ratio Charts 33Section 4 - Company's Petrochemicals Financial Deals and Alliances 34Braskem SA, Petrochemicals, Deals By Year, 2011 to YTD 2017 34Braskem SA, Petrochemicals, Deals By Type, 2011 to YTD 2017 35Braskem SA, Recent Deals Summary 36Section 5 - Company's Recent Developments 37Nov 13, 2017: Braskem Signs Partnership With Haldor Topsoe To Develop Biobased MEG 37Nov 13, 2017: Braskem Signs Partnership With Haldor Topsoe To Develop Biobased MEG 38Sep 22, 2017: Linde Awards SA Fire Protection Contract In USA 39Sep 22, 2017: Linde Awards SA Fire Protection Contract In USA 40Sep 11, 2017: Braskem Establishes Partnership With Pegasus Polymers For Utec Distribution In China 41Sep 11, 2017: Braskem Establishes Partnership With Pegasus Polymers For Utec Distribution In China 42Aug 31, 2017: Braskem Renews Agreement With Sojitz Pla-Net To Supply Green Plastic 43Jul 11, 2017: Linde Selected By Braskem As EPC Contractor For New World-Scale North American Polypropylene Production Line In La Porte, Texas 44Jun 29, 2017: Braskem elects three new independent board members 45Jun 22, 2017: Braskem Approves Construction Of Delta, Largest Polypropylene Production Line In Americas At Plant In La Porte, Texas 46Section 6 - Appendix 47Methodology 47Ratio Definitions 47About GlobalData 51Contact Us 51Disclaimer 51List of TablesBraskem SA, Key Facts 6Braskem SA, Key Employees 7Braskem SA, Key Employee Biographies 8Braskem SA, Major Products and Services 9Braskem SA, History 10Braskem SA, Other Locations 17Braskem SA, Subsidiaries 17Braskem SA, Joint Venture 19Braskem SA, Key Competitors 26Braskem SA, Ratios based on current share price 27Braskem SA, Annual Ratios 28Braskem SA, Annual Ratios (Cont...1) 29Braskem SA, Annual Ratios (Cont...2) 30Braskem SA, Interim Ratios 32Braskem SA, Petrochemicals, Deals By Year, 2011 to YTD 2017 34Braskem SA, Petrochemicals, Deals By Type, 2011 to YTD 2017 35Braskem SA, Recent Deals Summary 36Currency Codes 47Capital Market Ratios 47Equity Ratios 48Profitability Ratios 48Cost Ratios 49Liquidity Ratios 49Leverage Ratios 50Efficiency Ratios 50List of FiguresBraskem SA, Performance Chart (2012 - 2016) 31Braskem SA, Ratio Charts 33Braskem SA, Petrochemicals, Deals By Year, 2011 to YTD 2017 34Braskem SA, Petrochemicals, Deals by Type, 2011 to YTD 2017 35