2013-12-27 09:15:04 - Fast Market Research recommends "Votorantim Industrial: The World Cup, Olympics, and international expansion" from MarketLine, now available
Votorantim has grown to become one of the largest industrial conglomerates in Latin America, with operations spanning many resource sectors. Its main market Brazil is hosting both the FIFA World Cup in 2014 and the Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro in 2016, with massive infrastructure spending committed by the government. The company is also seeking international expansion.
Features and benefits
* Analysis of the the Brazilian cement industry, including key players and market structure.
* How Votorantim Industrial can benefit from the combined stimulus of infrastructure spending of successive World Cup and Olympics.
* Assessing Votorantim Industrial's diversified structure, particularly its cement business, but also its other segments.
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a Brazilian industrial conglomerate. The cement business remains the dominant division in the conglomerate, although it has diversified into other areas to spread risk. The cement company holds a considerable market share in the Brazil. The company has expanded moderately outside of Brazil, but the country remains its key market.
Votorantim's prospects look favorable; it stands to benefit from the Brazilian infrastructure stimulus for hosting two major sporting events in the domestic market, and is also gearing itself for a further push abroad. Votorantim is pushing for diversification both geographically and in terms of products.
Votorantim faces significant challenges. Whilst established in Brazil, the market is insular. Competing internationally will negate these advantages. Furthermore, an IPO scheduled for summer 2013 was called off due to an unfavorable investor climate. The deal could have been worth BRL 10.3bn ($5.3bn). As of November 2013, the IPO is still delayed.
Your key questions answered
* What is Votorantim Industrial, and how can they benefit from the Brazilian construction boom coupled with the World Cup and Olympics?
* What are Votorantim Industrial's plans for the future, and how feasible do they seem?
* What challenges does Votoratim Industrial face?
Report Table of Contents:
Votorantim: from textile factory to industrial conglomerate
Votorantim Cimentos in Brazil
The Brazilian cement market
Votorantim Cimentos and its competitors
Votorantim Cimentos's supply chain
Pushing beyond cement for Votorantim Cimentos?
Votorantim's other business segments
Votorantim Energia: alleviating cost burdens on the capital intensive processes of the group
Votorantim avoided the excesses of the energy market via its own production
Votorantim Energia benefits from reforms, plans management sales
VOTORANTIM'S STRENGTHS AND AMBITIONS
Brazil's construction boom
Infrastructure spending an advantage for both Votorantim and Brazil
Diversification both geographically and in product range
Votorantim aims beyond Brazil
Diverse product offerings
PROBLEMS FACING VOTORANTIM
Competing globally may be difficult for Votorantim
Global competitors established locally
Diversifying into wider areas limits synergies
Commodity market volatility
Votorantim's IPO hiatus
Is Votorantim secured in its home market?
Votorantim's competitors in the domestic market
Votorantim will fare well domestically, but struggle abroad
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