Brazil export pig iron up on new sales; shipments impacted by heavy rains

The export pig iron market in Brazil improved during the week to Friday January 14 on new sales, while shipments of earlier sold cargoes with January and February shipments were impacted by heavy rains, sources told Fastmarkets.

Fastmarkets’ weekly price assessment for pig iron, export, fob port of Vitoria/Rio, Brazil was $500 per tonne on Friday, up from $485 per tonne a week before.

One cargo was sold at $500 per tonne fob during the week, although the destination was not clear at the time of...


Marina Shulga

January 14, 2022

18:30 GMT