Brazilian iron ore exports down 19% in January

Iron ore export volumes from Brazil decreased by 19.33% year-on-year in January, according to figures released earlier this week by the country’s economy ministry.

The country shipped 26.73 million tonnes of iron ore last month, compared with 33.14 million tonnes a year before, the economy ministry said on Monday February 3.

Volumes, however, increased by 8.34% from December’s level of 24.67 million...

Published

Felipe Peroni

February 05, 2020

19:04 GMT

São Paulo