Brazilian flat steel imports up 22% in October on plate, CRC volumes

Brazil saw its flat steel import volumes rise by 21.54% year-on-year in October, driven by higher inbound shipments of heavy plate and cold-rolled coil (CRC).

Imports totaled 125,264 tonnes, against 103,061 tonnes a year before, according to figures released by foreign trade ministry MDIC late last week. China was the largest supplier of flat steel goods to Brazil last month,...

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Ana Paula Camargo

November 13, 2017

14:16 GMT

São Paulo