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  • Regional Markets, focus on South America
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    Focus on South America

    2019-06-21T06:00:00Z

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

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    Regional markets – Focus on South America

    2018-04-04T10:26:00Z

    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

    2017-04-05T00:00:00Z

    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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    Exchange rate change for Praxair

    2015-01-16T15:05:00Z

    The company has announced it will no longer use the Venezuelan government’s official exchange rate of 6.3 bolivars per US dollar. It will instead use the new approved rate of 50 bolivars per US dollar – thus providing a charge of $131m in the fourth-quarter 2014 results.