Minas Gerais pig iron makers close another 50,000-tonne export deal

Merchant pig iron producers from Brazil’s south-eastern state of Minas Gerais sold another 50,000-tonne cargo to a trading company this week, after closing a similar deal a month ago.

The cargo, which will be shipped in mid-October from Rio de Janeiro port to a yet-to-be-named destination, was sold at $375 per tonne fob, sources told Steel First on Thursday August 29.

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Juan Weik

August 29, 2013

17:35 GMT

São Paulo