Arquivos da tag: Instituto Aço Brasil


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 […]


23rd Brazilian Steel Congress addresses challenging scenario

Fostering the domestic market growth, fighting the causes for excess steel imports and enhancing the competitiveness. “This is the mantra of the steel industry”, summarized Marco Polo de Mello Lopes, chairman of the Brazil Steel Institute. He was one of the participants in the 23rd Brazilian Steel Congress, which gathered together representatives from the industry […]


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 […]