Gerdau takes maintenance stoppage at Ouro Branco steel unit

Brazilian flat and long steel producer Gerdau was carrying out a maintenance stoppage late this month at its integrated steel unit in Ouro Branco city, in the country’s southeastern Minas Gerais state.

The maintenance work will involve Gerdau’s blast furnaces, steel mill and rolling facilities, and was expected to last for three weeks, the company told Fastmarkets on Friday February 26.

“Supply [of steel products] to the market will not be...


Felipe Peroni

February 26, 2021

20:05 GMT

São Paulo