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The reshaping of Latin America’s petrochemical industry

07.01.2014  |  Quijada, R.,  IHS Chemical Insight, 

Keywords: [oetrochemicals] [latin America] [South America] [Mexico] [Argentina] [Brazil]

Latin American economies continue to grow. Fig. 1 shows the gross domestic product (GDP) growth rates from 2010 through 2018 for this region. Brazil accounts for 35% of the total GDP growth. For the purposes of this article, Mexico, Central America, South America and the Caribbean are included in Latin America.

  Fig. 1. Latin America GDP performance
  vs. global, 2010–2018.

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