Brazilian pig iron export prices up in firm market

Export prices for Brazilian pig iron were up this week in a firm global market, Metal Bulletin has heard.

“The current scenario is very positive in terms of demand, but especially [in terms of] pricing,” a Brazil-based source said. “[Pig iron] prices should continue to increase, led by rises in scrap prices and growing consumption,” a second Brazilian source said. Metal Bulletin’s weekly price assessment for Minas Gerais-pig iron came to $360-365 per tonne fob on...


Ana Paula Camargo

September 01, 2017

15:52 GMT

São Paulo