Brazil's pig iron production facilities all halt on truck driver strike

All pig iron production facilities in Brazil came to a halt this week due to the truck drivers’ strike over recent fuel price rises, Metal Bulletin was told on Wednesday May 30.

“100% of the pig iron sector has stopped due to the strike,” a producer said.
“[Operations at] almost all companies are reportedly halted,” a second producer added.

The Brazilian truck...


Ana Paula Camargo

May 30, 2018

14:25 GMT