Flat steel leads growth in Brazilian imports in February

Brazilian imports of flat steel products increased year on year in February 2019, mainly due to an improved performance by the flat steel sector, while long steel imports increased slightly in the same comparison.

The country imported 91,208 tonnes of flat steel products in February, up by 62.73% from 56,049 tonnes a year before, according to figures recently released by the country’s foreign trade ministry, MDIC. Imports of cold-rolled coil (CRC) from Ukraine reached 7,922 tonnes last month....


Felipe Peroni

March 13, 2019

18:00 GMT

São Paulo