Brazil's Usiminas to raise HDG, plate prices in August

Brazilian flat steel maker Usiminas will raise its prices for heavy plate and hot dipped galvanized coil (HDG) for the domestic market, it announced on Friday July 28.

The company will apply an increase of 5.60% to its heavy plate prices with effect from August 20, and a rise of 10.40% to its HDG prices on August 10, ceo Sergio Leite told investors during a conference call.

With these adjustments, the premium – the...


Ana Paula Camargo

July 28, 2017

16:27 GMT

São Paulo