Petroleo Brasileiro SA Petrobras operates within the Petroleum refining sector.
In addition to historical fundamental analyses, the complete report available to purchase compares Petroleo Brasileiro SA Petrobras with three other
petroleum refiners in Latin America:
Empresas Copec S.A.
sales of 13.22 trillion Chilean Pesos [US$19.69 billion]
of which 68%
was Fuel Distribution/COPEC),
(55.21 trillion Colombian Pesos [US$17.45 billion]
of which 50%
was Refining and Petrochemicals), and
Alfa SAB DE CV
based in Mexico
(317.63 billion Mexican Pesos [US$15.49 billion]
of which 36%
was Refrigerators Components).
During the year ended December of 2017, sales at
Petroleo Brasileiro SA Petrobras were 283.70 billion Brazilian Reals (US$73.32 billion).
a very small
increase of 0.4%
versus 2016, when the company's sales were 282.59 billion Brazilian Reals.
Despite this increase, sales are still
below the level achieved in 2015, when Petroleo Brasileiro SA Petrobras
reported sales of 321.64 billion Brazilian Reals.
The sales level in 2017 was fairly close to the level five years ago: in 2012, Petroleo Brasileiro SA Petrobras had sales
of 281.38 billion Brazilian Reals.
Sales of Exploration and Production saw an increase
that was more than double the company's growth rate: sales were up
2,548.7% in 2017, from
5.09 billion Brazilian Reals to 134.74 billion Brazilian Reals.
Petroleo Brasileiro SA Petrobras also saw significant increases in sales in
Retail (up 35.8% to 214.07 billion Brazilian Reals)
Gas and Power (up 63.6% to 39.55 billion Brazilian Reals)
Biofuel (up 2,031.3% to 682.00 million Brazilian Reals)
Not all segments of Petroleo Brasileiro SA Petrobras experienced an increase in sales in 2017:
sales of Distribution fell 7.9% to 88.05 billion Brazilian Reals.