Brazilian flat steel distributor sales down 12% in April

Sales volumes from Brazilian flat-rolled steel distributors decreased by 11.77% in April, compared with the same month last year, amid milder activity in the market and steep price rises during the month, national distributors’ association Inda said on Tuesday May 24.

Distributors sold 302,700 tonnes in April, down from 343,100 tonnes a year before, Inda showed. The sector was having trouble passing on higher prices from mills to end-users, executive president...

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Renato Rostás

May 24, 2022

18:03 GMT

São Paulo