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    Colombia’s Covid-19 challenges


    Considered one of the main epicentres of the Covid-19 pandemic over the past two years, Latin America saw oxygen supply crises occur across multiple countries, including Peru, Brazil, and Colombia.

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    South America: gas companies on alert due to Covid-19


    Medical oxygen demand continues to increase in several countries in South America, as a new wave of Covid-19 develops, writes gasworld correspondent Eduardo Pelitti.

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    Focus on South America


    The industrial gases market after the Linde-Praxair merger facing slow economic growth, writes Eduardo Pelitti.

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    Messer: The biggest decision I have ever made


    Exclusive: Messer Group owner and CEO Stefan Messer talks to gasworld about the company’s pending acquisition of Linde assets in the US, Brazil, Colombia and Canada, a deal described as ‘the biggest decision I have ever made in my life’.

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    Regional markets – Focus on South America


    One of the region’s thought to be a point of contention in the proposed merger of equals of Praxair, Inc. and Linde AG is South America. This is also a region in the headlines of late for its economic struggles, with President Trump’s newly announced trade tariff (25%) on steel ...

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    Regional markets – Focus on South America


    Rewind 12 months and with China’s once rampant growth in check, South and Central America’s emerging economies were coming into view for those geared around going where the growth is. One year on, and it is thought that the Chinese economy has stabilised, while the effects of President Trump’s arrival ...

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    HyGear delivers hydrogen to Colombia


    Onsite gas generation specialist HyGear has signed a contract to supply hydrogen (H 2 ) to a leading margarine producer in Colombia.

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    Air Liquide acquires Oxymaster


    Air Liquide is expanding its home healthcare business in South America with the acquisition of Oxymaster, a national sector player in Columbia.

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    Carbon dioxide – Capacity developments in 2016


    With regular talk of a crunch in the carbon dioxide (CO2) supply chain, it’s perhaps little surprise that 2016 seems to have been dominated by new capacity additions and supply agreements. Here, we take a whistle-stop tour around the world in new or expected CO2 capacity, complete with added insight ...

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    Regional markets – Focus on South America


    The troubled economies of South America are facing another year of trade and fiscal uncertainty, if various informed projections are realised over the next 12 months. Latin American and Caribbean economies contracted 0.4% on average in 2015, according to figures from the Economic Commission for Latin America and the Caribbean ...

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    Air Liquide enters Colombia market with CO2 plant


    Air Liquide has announced its entry into the Colombian market with a €40m investment in a new carbon dioxide (CO2) production plant and cogeneration unit.

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    Altenesol and AMCS finalise Columbia LNG deal


    The deal will see the two companies build a LNG plant, in the region of El Viajano in the Colombian area of Cordoba.

  • Full Steam Ahead – Latin America’s Industrial Gas Industry Moves into Double Digit Growth

    Full Steam Ahead - Latin America’s Industrial Gas Industry Moves into Double Digit Growth


    Two thousand and ten saw the Latin American region emerging from the global economic crisis at a faster pace than anticipated. In the International Monetary Fund’s (IMF) recently published World Economic Outlook ( /pdf/text.pdf ), the organization increased its projection of 2010 GDP growth for the region to a ...