AT A GLANCE: CSN Q3 sales up on steel, iron ore recovery from Covid-19

A summary of production figures and financial results from Brazilian steelmaker Companhia Siderúrgica Nacional (CSN) for the third quarter of 2020, as stated in its earnings report published on Thursday October 15.

In brief

CSN reported a material increase in steel slab output during the quarter, as one blast furnace was under maintenance a year before and resumed operations in October 2019 with higher productivity On the other hand, slab output fell sequentially by 14.5% from 913,000 tonnes, due to the decision of halting the No2 blast furnace in the second quarter amidst the Covid-19 pandemic, the company...

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Renato Rostás

October 16, 2020

14:09 GMT

São Paulo