Usiminas starts up hot rolling mill at Cubatão works

Brazil’s flat steelmaker Usiminas has ended its 11 billion Reais ($5.4 billion) steel investment cycle with the commissioning of a new hot rolling mill in Cubatão works, São Paulo state.

The new 2.3 million-tpy hot rolling mill came onstream on Wednesday October 31, after a 2.5 billion Reais investment, according to a senior company executive. The new line will lift the...


Ana Paula Camargo

November 02, 2012

05:29 GMT

São Paulo