SteelOrbis: South America Accurate steel prices, latest steel news, massive database of steel companies, comprehensive coverage of steel markets, and online steel trading. 2014-07-25T15:10:59Z SteelOrbis 2014-07-25T15:10:59Z en Vale posts record iron ore production 2014-07-24T22:06:38Z 2014-07-24T22:06:38Z 2014-07-24T22:06:38Z Usiminas reduces flats prices to boost exports 2014-07-24T21:52:48Z 2014-07-24T21:52:48Z 2014-07-24T21:52:48Z Usiminas posts stronger Q2 net income 2014-07-24T21:50:44Z 2014-07-24T21:50:44Z 2014-07-24T21:50:44Z Brazilian imports of HRC and CRC are set to rebound 2014-07-24T21:49:53Z 2014-07-24T21:49:53Z 2014-07-24T21:49:53Z Latin America's finished steel trade deficit up 10% in January-May 2014-07-24T09:03:00Z 2014-07-24T09:03:00Z In the first five months of the current year, Latin America's finished steel trade registered a deficit of 5.4 million mt, down 10% year on year. 2014-07-24T09:03:00Z Brazil forecasts higher inflation rates, lower GDP 2014-07-23T22:40:45Z 2014-07-23T22:40:45Z 2014-07-23T22:40:45Z Brazilian rebar import prices stable from June 2014-07-23T22:37:02Z 2014-07-23T22:37:02Z 2014-07-23T22:37:02Z Gerdau looking to expand its presence in the Indian market 2014-07-22T22:56:09Z 2014-07-22T22:56:09Z 2014-07-22T22:56:09Z Brazilian pig iron prices moving up 2014-07-21T22:38:02Z 2014-07-21T22:38:02Z 2014-07-21T22:38:02Z Brazilian civil construction jobs increase in the first half of the year 2014-07-21T22:34:54Z 2014-07-21T22:34:54Z 2014-07-21T22:34:54Z World Cup slows down Brazil’s crude steel production 2014-07-21T22:33:51Z 2014-07-21T22:33:51Z 2014-07-21T22:33:51Z Brazilian wire rod prices flexible in the export market 2014-07-20T22:02:34Z 2014-07-20T22:02:34Z 2014-07-20T22:02:34Z Brazilian crude steel output down 1.5 percent in H1 2014-07-18T14:40:12Z 2014-07-18T14:40:12Z Brazilian crude steel production in the first half of the current year amounted to 16.7 million metric tons, 1.5 percent lower year on year. 2014-07-18T14:40:12Z Argentina's crude steel output up 12.2 percent in H1 2014-07-18T10:58:36Z 2014-07-18T10:58:36Z Production in the first half of the current year totaled 2.70 million metric tons, 12.2 percent higher compared with the same period of 2013. 2014-07-18T10:58:36Z Chinese bank extends $5 billion credit line to Vale 2014-07-17T22:57:41Z 2014-07-17T22:57:41Z 2014-07-17T22:57:41Z Brazilian steel imports decline in June 2014-07-17T22:54:41Z 2014-07-17T22:54:41Z 2014-07-17T22:54:41Z Fitch keeps Gerdau’s ratings at BBB- 2014-07-16T22:47:27Z 2014-07-16T22:47:27Z 2014-07-16T22:47:27Z Employees at Brazil’s CSP end month-long strike 2014-07-16T22:45:06Z 2014-07-16T22:45:06Z 2014-07-16T22:45:06Z Gerdau welcomes BRIC bank development proposal 2014-07-16T22:42:47Z 2014-07-16T22:42:47Z 2014-07-16T22:42:47Z Brazilian exports of pig iron increase while prices decline 2014-07-16T22:38:14Z 2014-07-16T22:38:14Z 2014-07-16T22:38:14Z Brazilian pellet export tonnages and prices decline 2014-07-15T22:55:57Z 2014-07-15T22:55:57Z 2014-07-15T22:55:57Z Brazilian HRC exports soar in June while prices decline 2014-07-14T22:51:14Z 2014-07-14T22:51:14Z 2014-07-14T22:51:14Z Brazil’s Sinobras to expand longs mill in the state of Para 2014-07-14T07:46:19Z 2014-07-14T07:46:19Z 2014-07-14T07:46:19Z Brazilian export slab prices on an upward trend 2014-07-13T22:01:10Z 2014-07-13T22:01:10Z 2014-07-13T22:01:10Z Brazil's iron ore exports up 8.44 percent in H1 2014-07-11T14:26:59Z 2014-07-11T14:26:59Z In the first half of this year, Brazil's iron ore export volume increased by 8.44 percent year on year to 156.74 million mt. 2014-07-11T14:26:59Z Australia’s South American Ferro Metals to expand iron ore project in Brazil 2014-07-11T12:46:37Z 2014-07-11T12:46:37Z Australia-based SAFM has entered into an MoU with the owners of the property adjacent to its Ponto Verde iron ore project in Brazil. 2014-07-11T12:46:37Z Brazil's motor vehicle output down 16.8 percent in H1 2014-07-08T12:50:36Z 2014-07-08T12:50:36Z In the first half of this year, the country's motor vehicle output decreased by 16.8 percent year on year to 1,566,049 units. 2014-07-08T12:50:36Z Latin America's finished steel imports from China hit year-to-date peak in May 2014-07-08T10:55:53Z 2014-07-08T10:55:53Z In May, Latin America's finished steel imports from China hit a year-to-date peak volume of 858,122 metric tons, up 90 percent year on year. 2014-07-08T10:55:53Z Argentina's auto output down 19.8 percent in June 2014-07-08T08:14:09Z 2014-07-08T08:14:09Z In June this year, Argentina's auto production decreased by 19.8 percent year on year, amounting to 50,904 units, 2014-07-08T08:14:09Z Dongkuk Steel looks for high-end steel maker in Brazil 2014-07-07T22:56:43Z 2014-07-07T22:56:43Z 2014-07-07T22:56:43Z