14 January, 2009
Sigdo Koppers signs alliance with Brescia Group to develop petrochemical project in Peru.

The Chilean group Sigdo Koppers and the Peruvian group Brescia, one of the largest conglomerates in that country, agreed to invest jointly in the development of the first petrochemical project of ammonia and ammonium nitrate in Peru that will be supplied with natural gas. The initiative represents about US$ 650 million and its construction would end in 2011.