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Ultrapar announces its 2Q14 results

SAO PAULO, Aug. 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Ultrapar Participacoes S.A. (BM&FBOVESPA: UGPA3 / NYSE: UGP), a multi-business company engaged in specialized distribution and retail (Ultragaz / Ipiranga / Extrafarma), specialty chemicals (Oxiteno) and storage for liquid bulk (Ultracargo), hereby reports its results for the second quarter of 2014.

Main highlights in 2Q14:


"We are pleased to announce another quarter of positive earnings progression, completing eight consecutive years of quarterly EBITDA growth, even in an increasingly challenging economic environment. Such growth is a consequence of the strategy implemented, consistent investments in the strengthening and expansion of our businesses and of a corporate governance structure designed towards alignment of interests, which allow for consistent performance throughout different economic cycles. We have also continued the integration process with Extrafarma and its structuring for a more accelerated growth."

Thilo Mannhardt – CEO

Results conference call
Brazilian conference call
August 8th, 2014
10:00 a.m. (US EST)
Telephone for connection: +55 11 2188 0155
Code: Ultrapar

International conference call
August 8th, 2014
11:30 a.m. (US EST)
Participants in the USA: +1 877 317 6776
Participants in Brazil: 0800 891 0015
International participants: +1 412 317 6776
Code: Ultrapar

IR Contact
E-mail: [email protected] 
Telephone: + 55 11 3177 7014
Website: www.ultra.com.br

Ultrapar Participacoes S.A.
UGPA3 = R$ 52.60/share (06/30/14)
UGP = US$ 23.60/ADR (06/30/14)

SOURCE Ultrapar Participações S.A.

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