Several people hurt in blast at Brazil steelmaker Usiminas plant.
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Title: Several people hurt in blast at Brazil steelmaker Usiminas plant
Date: Fri, 10 Aug 2018 12:21:00 GMT

Report: The company said it halted the plants blast furnaces temporarily. Ipatinga is a city of about 250,000 in the state of Minas Gerais in southeastern Brazil, part of the so-called steel valley. The plan...
Keywords: plan, usiminas, blast, brazil

Source: Reuters, London, UK.
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