SteelOrbis: South America Accurate steel prices, latest steel news, massive database of steel companies, comprehensive coverage of steel markets, and online steel trading. 2014-10-25T01:25:27Z SteelOrbis 2014-10-25T01:25:27Z en Price of HRC moving down in Brazil 2014-10-26T23:47:42Z 2014-10-26T23:47:42Z 2014-10-26T23:47:42Z Prices for CRC begin to cool down in Brazil 2014-10-26T23:45:02Z 2014-10-26T23:45:02Z 2014-10-26T23:45:02Z Vale achieves record quarterly iron ore output in Q3 2014-10-24T11:08:46Z 2014-10-24T11:08:46Z In Q3 Vale reported iron ore production of 85.7 million mt, up 3.1 percent y-o-y, achieving the highest output for a single quarter in its history. 2014-10-24T11:08:46Z Australia surpasses Brazil as China’s primary source of imported iron ore 2014-10-24T08:02:33Z 2014-10-24T08:02:33Z 2014-10-24T08:02:33Z Price of wire rod stable in Brazil 2014-10-23T09:08:34Z 2014-10-23T09:08:34Z 2014-10-23T09:08:34Z Tinplate prices reduced in Brazil 2014-10-21T22:54:17Z 2014-10-21T22:54:17Z 2014-10-21T22:54:17Z Brazil reduces import duty on heavy plates due to supply shortage 2014-10-21T10:50:38Z 2014-10-21T10:50:38Z Brazil has reduced the import duty for heavy plates from 12 percent to two percent due to supply shortage in the domestic market. 2014-10-21T10:50:38Z Brazilian domestic structural profile prices increase by 7.8 percent 2014-10-21T07:12:52Z 2014-10-21T07:12:52Z 2014-10-21T07:12:52Z ThyssenKrupp adjusts investment expectations for Brazil 2014-10-20T22:51:15Z 2014-10-20T22:51:15Z 2014-10-20T22:51:15Z Techint opposes Nippon Steel’s Usiminas strategy 2014-10-20T22:49:50Z 2014-10-20T22:49:50Z 2014-10-20T22:49:50Z Domestic and import rebar prices increase in Brazil 2014-10-19T21:19:52Z 2014-10-19T21:19:52Z 2014-10-19T21:19:52Z Brazil’s Sudeste Port receives approval to operate partially 2014-10-17T06:51:02Z 2014-10-17T06:51:02Z 2014-10-17T06:51:02Z Australia, Brazil take 90 percent of worldwide iron ore trade 2014-10-16T22:42:49Z 2014-10-16T22:42:49Z 2014-10-16T22:42:49Z Domestic iron ore prices decline in Brazil 2014-10-16T22:31:59Z 2014-10-16T22:31:59Z 2014-10-16T22:31:59Z Higher tonnage, lower prices for Brazilian pig iron 2014-10-16T20:37:06Z 2014-10-16T20:37:06Z 2014-10-16T20:37:06Z Brazil lowers prices to increase exports of HRC 2014-10-16T20:34:39Z 2014-10-16T20:34:39Z 2014-10-16T20:34:39Z China’s rolled steel shipments to Latin America increase 54 percent in Jan-Aug 2014-10-15T22:26:10Z 2014-10-15T22:26:10Z 2014-10-15T22:26:10Z Slightly increased prices for Brazilian exports of niobium ferroalloys 2014-10-15T22:14:54Z 2014-10-15T22:14:54Z 2014-10-15T22:14:54Z Brazil boosts slab export tonnages at stable prices 2014-10-13T22:00:39Z 2014-10-13T22:00:39Z 2014-10-13T22:00:39Z Techint to become major stakeholder in Usiminas 2014-10-07T20:42:17Z 2014-10-07T20:42:17Z 2014-10-07T20:42:17Z Brazil's industrial output down 5.4 percent in August 2014-10-07T10:24:53Z 2014-10-07T10:24:53Z In August this year, Brazil's industrial production increased by 0.7 percent compared to July, but was down 5.4 percent from August 2013. 2014-10-07T10:24:53Z Argentina's auto exports down 24 percent in Jan-Sept 2014-10-07T09:06:24Z 2014-10-07T09:06:24Z In the first nine months, Argentina's auto exports decreased by 24 percent year on year to 252,975 units. 2014-10-07T09:06:24Z Brazil's motor vehicle output up 13.7 percent in Sept over Aug 2014-10-07T08:52:34Z 2014-10-07T08:52:34Z Brazil's motor vehicle output in September this year increased by 13.7% from the previous month, but fell by 6.7% year on year to 300,845 units. 2014-10-07T08:52:34Z Brazil's iron ore exports up 14% in September 2014-10-06T09:51:04Z 2014-10-06T09:51:04Z Brazil's iron ore export volume amounted to 33.08 million mt in September this year, increasing by 14 percent compared to the same month of 2013. 2014-10-06T09:51:04Z Brazil iron ore production increases in first half of 2014 2014-10-02T22:46:56Z 2014-10-02T22:46:56Z 2014-10-02T22:46:56Z Bolivian president announces National Steel Plan 2014-10-01T22:53:05Z 2014-10-01T22:53:05Z 2014-10-01T22:53:05Z Brazilian distributors compete with mills to sell structural profiles 2014-10-01T22:46:18Z 2014-10-01T22:46:18Z 2014-10-01T22:46:18Z Centaurus to start low-cost production from Brazilian iron ore project in April 2014-10-01T10:47:19Z 2014-10-01T10:47:19Z Centaurus Metals will start low-cost iron ore operations at its Brazilian project in April 2015. 2014-10-01T10:47:19Z Brazilian HRC export prices maintain neutral trend 2014-09-30T22:49:05Z 2014-09-30T22:49:05Z 2014-09-30T22:49:05Z Latin America's finished steel usage exceeds 40 million mt in Jan-July 2014-09-30T12:40:59Z 2014-09-30T12:40:59Z In the January-July period of this year apparent finished steel use in Latin America and the Caribbean totaled 40.5 million mt, up 1% year on year. 2014-09-30T12:40:59Z