Deliveries from Brazilian flat steel distributors down to 10% of average due to protests

The Brazilian flat steel distribution sector has reduced its deliveries to only 10% of the usual average this week due to a nationwide truck-driver strike.

"It will cause a disaster in our sales performance this month," Carlos Loureiro, president of national flat steel association Inda, told Metal Bulletin on Tuesday May 29. Last week, flat steel deliveries were already at only 20% of the usual average, due to a strike by truck drivers across...


Felipe Peroni

May 29, 2018

22:11 GMT

São Paulo