Arquivos da tag: IABr


Usiminas president will assume the vice-presidency of the Council Board of the Steel Brasil Institute in January

In a press conference held this Wednesday, 27/11, in Rio de Janeiro, were announced the new president and vice president of the Council Board of Steel Brasil Institute. Starting in January 2014, Benjamin Mario Baptista Filho, CEO of ArcelorMittal Brazil and current Vice President of the Council Board of Aço Brasil will take office as […]


Crude steel productions grows 1.1% in January

The Brazilian crude steel output totaled 2.8 million tonnes in January 2013, up 1.1% from the equivalent month in 2012. The rolled steel production, for its turn, rose 1.6% to 2.0 million tonnes in January 2013 versus last year’s January. As far as domestic sales are concerned, the volume amounted to 1.8 million tonnes in […]


Crude Steel production falls 0.4% in September, IABr

The Brazilian steelmakers kept their crude steel production virtually unchanged in September this year, with just 0.4% reduction when compared to September 2011. The output reached 2.847 million tonnes in 2012 against 2.859 million tonnes in the previous year. As far as flat steels are concerned, the production grew 10% from 1.15 million tonnes to […]


Produção brasileira de aço bruto recua 4,1% em julho, diz IABr

Following a decline in June, Brazil’s crude steel production dropped again in July 2012. The output of 3 million tonnes in the seventh month of 2012 represents a 4.1% decrease from 3.128 million tonnes in last year’s same period. Lower value-added steels were a highlight on the downside, with the semi-finished steels falling 32.3%, whereas […]


Brazilian steel production drops 8.5% in June, according to IABr

The Brazilian steelmakers’ crude steel output declined 8.5% to 2.75 million tonnes in June this year from 3 million tonnes in last year’s same month. However, the rolled steel production grew 3.1% in the same comparison basis. The rolled steel product sales to the domestic market increased by 4.4% in June 2012 when compared to […]


Crude steel output grew in February, but mill’s shipments dropped, IABr reports

The crude steel production by the Brazilian steel mills totaled 2.8 million tonnes in February 2012, up 3.4% from the 2.6 million tonnes produced in the equivalent period in 2011. However, shipments to domestic costumers slid 2.8% to 1.7 million tonnes in the same comparison basis. These figures were released by Instituto Aço Brasil (IABr). February’s […]


Crude steel production totals 2.8 million tonnes in January, according to the Brazilian Steel Institute

The Brazilian crude steel output reached 2.8 million tonnes in January, up 0.6% from the equivalent period in 2011. As far as rolled steel products are concerned, the output totaled 2 million tonnes, down 0.6% from last year’s same month. The statistics were disclosed today (February 17) by IABr (the Brazilian Steel Institute). The domestic sales […]