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Steel industry headlines from Latin America


Head of Brazil State Development Bank Resigns
Fri, 26 May 2017 22:05:00 GMT
Bastos, nicknamed the iron lady because she had previously headed up Brazilian steelmaker Companhia Siderurgica Nacional, was the first woman to lead BNDES, one of the worlds largest development banks with a loan portfolio comparable to that of ...
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Latin America: Figures of the first quarter reflect a recovery ...
Thu, 25 May 2017 00:00:00 GMT
Latin America in January-March 2017: 15.2 million tons reached the steel crude production 12.8 million tons was the finished steel production 16.6 million tons recorded the apparent steel consumption 14% increase the total imports of Latin American steel...
http://www.alacero.org/en/page/prensa/noticias/latin-america-figures-of-the-first-quarter-reflect-a-recovery-in-process


Here's How to Find the Best Dividend Stocks
Wed, 24 May 2017 07:38:00 GMT
Vale S.A. Producing iron ore and pellets, coal, and even precious metals ... that the company is being sued by Brazilian authorities over its role in the 2015 Samarco mine disaster, but with the lawsuit now suspended, and a settlement being worked out ...
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Samarco sees narrowing window to resume operations this year
Tue, 23 May 2017 18:56:00 GMT
Brazilian iron ore miner Samarco Minerao believes resuming operations this year will be challenging, though there remains a small possibility, Roberto de Carvalho, chief executive officer, said. The company, which halted operations in November 2015 ...
http://www.afr.com/business/mining/iron-ore/samarco-sees-narrowing-window-to-resume-operations-this-year-20170523-gwbmz3&c=683471891042210510&mkt=en-gb


Local shares poised to lift at open
Tue, 23 May 2017 17:21:00 GMT
Separately, Brazilian iron ore miner Samarco Minerao, owned by BHP and Vale, said that resuming operations this year will be challenging, though there remains a small possibility, Roberto de Carvalho, chief executive officer, told Reuters - .
http://www.afr.com/brand/before-the-bell/local-shares-poised-to-lift-at-open-20170523-gwbmd1&c=8558471659463017313&mkt=en-gb


Samarco chief says resumption of operations unlikely in 2017
Tue, 23 May 2017 17:20:00 GMT
BHP Billitons Brazilian iron ore joint venture miner Samarco Mineracao SA believes resuming operations this year will be challenging, though there remains a small possibility, Roberto de Carvalho, chief executive officer, says. The company, which halted ...
http://www.theaustralian.com.au/business/mining-energy/samarco-chief-says-resumption-of-operations-unlikely-in-2017/news-story/37ab2b9c49162c6c7d2389a475014631&c=6862379995860698754&mkt=en-gb


Ops resumption unlikely in 2017: Samarco
Tue, 23 May 2017 17:02:00 GMT
BHP Billiton's Brazilian iron ore joint venture miner Samarco Mineracao SA believes resuming operations this year will be challenging, though there remains a small possibility, Roberto de Carvalho, chief executive officer, says. The company, which halted ...
http://www.news.com.au/finance/business/breaking-news/ops-resumption-unlikely-in-2017-samarco/news-story/294e490339dbe6e77b1f22bafde78160&c=11658306550611457305&mkt=en-gb


Brazil miner Samarco says resuming operations this year challenging
Tue, 23 May 2017 15:26:00 GMT
RIO DE JANEIRO Brazilian iron ore miner Samarco Minerao SA SAMNE.UL believes resuming operations this year will be challenging, though there remains a small possibility, Roberto de Carvalho, chief executive officer, told Reuters - on Tuesday.
http://www.reuters.com/article/us-samarco-miner-outlook-idUSKBN18J2PV%3FfeedType%3DRSS%26virtualBrandChannel%3D11563&c=4699969633511769917&mkt=en-gb


Political crisis in Brazil threatens to topple the president ...
Fri, 19 May 2017 17:15:00 GMT
May.18 -- Bloombergs Jonathan Ferro reports on political crisis in Brazil impacting markets. He speaks with Alix Steel and David Westin on Bloomberg Daybreak: Americas. TOKYO (AP) Asian stocks meandered Friday following an overnight recovery on ...
http://www.onenewspage.com/n/Americas/75e8pudft/Political-crisis-in-Brazil-threatens-to-topple-the.htm&c=307122010829344434&mkt=en-gb


Steel Rebar Market Worth USD 154.08 Billion by 2021
Fri, 19 May 2017 09:45:00 GMT
Major market players covered in the report are ArcelorMittal (Luxembourg), Gerdau S.A (Brazil), Nippon Steel & Sumitomo Metal Corporation (Japan), Posco SS Vina, Co. Ltd (Vietnam), Steel Authority of India Limited (India), Tata Steel Ltd. (India), Essar ...
http://www.marketwatch.com/story/steel-rebar-market-worth-usd-15408-billion-by-2021-2017-05-19-112033110&c=18249251831949418986&mkt=en-gb


Bisat Says Brazil Crisis Likely to Reverse 'Green Shoots'
Thu, 18 May 2017 08:06:00 GMT
May.18 -- Amer Bisat, emerging markets debt portfolio manager at BlackRock, discusses the political crisis in Brazil and what it means for investors. He speaks with Bloomberg's Alix Steel on Bloomberg Daybreak: Americas.
https://finance.yahoo.com/video/bisat-says-brazil-crisis-likely-134530129.html&c=7514357333847341663&mkt=en-gb


BHP Billiton CEO Andrew Mackenzie meets Elliott in Barcelona
Thu, 18 May 2017 07:20:00 GMT
Mr Hines said BHP should look to sell non-core assets like its stake in the Samarco iron ore business, its stake in the Antamina base metals mine, and its thermal coal assets in Colombia and the Hunter Valley. BHP shares closed 12 lower at $23.95.
http://www.afr.com/business/mining/bhp-billiton-ceo-andrew-mackenzie-meets-elliott-in-barcelona-20170517-gw7g98&c=2448410711194133769&mkt=en-gb


Opening bell: Asian stocks fall; HUL, CESC, JSW Steel in focus
Wed, 17 May 2017 20:26:00 GMT
JSW Steel Q4 profit triples to Rs1,009 ... According to the report, the company has identified Thailand, Indonesia, Colombia and Brazil as having the potential to become very large markets for its business over time. Warburg Pincus sells its 25% stake ...
http://www.livemint.com/Money/0QHoqhVhfWBQ7d7C4jOTGL/Opening-bell-Asian-stocks-fall-HUL-CESC-JSW-Steel-in-foc.html&c=151940191221781835&mkt=en-gb


Brazil's crude steel output up 26% in April on CSP's start-up
Wed, 17 May 2017 08:53:00 GMT
Crude steel output in Brazil increased by 25.90% in April compared with the corresponding month last year, according to figures released by the countrys steel institute, Ao Brasil, on Wednesday May 17. Production amounted to 2.89 million tonnes ...
https://www.metalbulletin.com/Article/3718123/Brazils-crude-steel-output-up-26-in-April-on-CSPs-start-up.html&c=6523671243785783993&mkt=en-gb


Earnings at Brazils CSN up 82% in Q1, unaudited results show
Tue, 16 May 2017 10:47:00 GMT
Earnings at Brazilian steel and iron ore producer CSN increased by 82% year-on-year in the first quarter of 2017, according to unaudited results published by the company late on Monday May 15. Adjusted earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and ...
https://www.metalbulletin.com/Article/3717913/Earnings-at-Brazils-CSN-up-82-in-Q1-unaudited-results-show.html&c=15942246414683201189&mkt=en-gb


Brazil's CSN delays first-quarter results pending accounting ...
Mon, 15 May 2017 19:10:00 GMT
Sales of steel products fell 4 percent from a year ago to 1.19 million tonnes while iron ore sales slumped 13 percent to 7.2 million tonnes, CSN said. The company did not give a timeline to release full-year 2016 and first-quarter audited results.
http://www.reuters.com/article/csn-results-idUSL2N1II00W%3FfeedType%3DRSS&c=4936289560148368649&mkt=en-gb


Authorities identify 4 people killed in Indiana I-70 crash
Mon, 15 May 2017 18:55:00 GMT
(AP) - Authorities have identified four people who died after a semitrailer in western Indiana slammed into the back of a car and then hit a flatbed truck hauling steel bars ... and 45-year-old Stephanie Swaim of Brazil, Indiana. Vigo County Coroner ...
http://www.dailymail.co.uk/wires/ap/article-4509266/Authorities-identify-4-people-killed-Indiana-I-70-crash.html&c=12193004314272968945&mkt=en-gb


Brazil minister calls for protection, not tariffs against U.S. ...
Mon, 15 May 2017 08:08:00 GMT
Coelho also said he expected iron ore miner Samarco, a joint venture between Vale SA and BHP Billiton Ltd , to restart operations in the second half of this year. (Reporting by Luciano Costa; Editing by Bernard Orr)
http://www.reuters.com/article/brazil-ethanol-idUSE6N1H6014&c=18408582817378785634&mkt=en-gb


JPC: Steel exports far outstripped imports in April
Mon, 15 May 2017 05:06:00 GMT
Meantime, the country recently announced its decision to impose retroactive antidumping duties on certain steel products originating in or exported from China, Japan, Russia, Korea, Brazil and Indonesia. The Ministry statement issued Friday states that ...
http://www.scrapmonster.com/news/jpc-steel-exports-far-outstripped-imports-in-april/1/65056&c=3771763419810730241&mkt=en-gb


BHP drops Billiton from its name, changes logo in new PR campaign
Sun, 14 May 2017 22:25:00 GMT
Picture: AFP The company has also experienced some PR disasters in recent years, including the Samarco incident in Brazil where a ... Australian Taxation Office for taxes owed on Australian iron ore and other minerals sold through its controversial ...
http://www.adelaidenow.com.au/business/bhp-drops-billiton-from-its-name-changes-logo-in-new-pr-campaign/news-story/7c138fae75fb2a3d329eddad58e0981f&c=12431539834885707878&mkt=en-gb


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