Brazil's apparent steel use down 5.6% in January, Aço Brasil says

By IM Staff
Published: Monday, 25 February 2019

Flat steel consumption fared worst out of the ferrous products year on year.

Renato Rostás

Brazil’s apparent consumption of steel totaled 1.54 million tonnes in January, down 5.6% from 1.63 million tonnes during the same month in 2018, national steel association Instituto Aço Brasil said on Friday February 22. 

Performance lagged most in the flat steel market. Flat...

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