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14

Oct 2021
Cement sales in Brazil slow down in September

Sales posted a drop of 1.6 percent compared to the results of September 2020 [PAID=]Cement sales in Brazil slowed down in September, amounting to 5.7 million tons, a drop of 1.6 percent compared to ...

14

Oct 2021
Cement sales in Brazil slow down in September

Sales posted a drop of 1.6 percent compared to the results of September 2020 [PAID=]Cement sales in Brazil slowed down in September, amounting to 5.7 million tons, a drop of 1.6 percent compared to ...

14

Oct 2021
Brazil Port Terminal completes implementation of Opus Terminal system

Brazil Port Terminal (BTP) now operates with one of the most modern maritime technologies from CyberLogitec [PAID=]CyberLogitec, provider of IT technologies for maritime and logistics operations, announced ...

13

Oct 2021
Brazilian grain production to rebound in the 2021/22 season

The number represents an increase of 14 percent in the country's production and a new record [PAID=]In Brazil, grain crops are expected to show a recovery in the 2021/22 agricultural year and to increase ...

12

Oct 2021
ABG Mineração to invest in a BRL 1.8 billion cement factory in Brazil

The Brazilian authority has already issued the authorization for the construction of the Mossoró factory [PAID=]ABG Mineração, of which the Spanish group Cementos La Unión is the main investor, announced ...

12

Oct 2021
Brazil’s paper production continues to increase in August

Consumption continued to rise both on a yearly and on a monthly basis [PAID=]Brazil produced a total of 917,000 tons of paper in August 2021, an increase of 7.4 percent from 854,000 tons in August 2020. ...

08

Oct 2021
Cement sales in Brazil continue to grow but slows down in August

Sales volume in August increased 1.1 percent compared to the same month of 2020 [PAID=] August cement sales in Brazil continued to slowdown, a trend that started in May, due to the slowdown in sales ...

08

Oct 2021
Cement sales in Brazil continue to grow but slows down in August

Sales volume in August increased 1.1 percent compared to the same month of 2020 [PAID=] August cement sales in Brazil continued to slowdown, a trend that started in May, due to the slowdown in sales ...

08

Oct 2021
Grain harvest in Brazil to decline in 2021

The country is predicted to harvest 1 percent less grains in 2021 compared to the previous year [PAID=]In Brazil, the total grain harvest is expected to reach 250.9 million tons in 2021, a drop of 1 ...

07

Oct 2021
Sylvamo completes spin off from International Paper Brazil

The company will focus on the production of printing and writing paper [PAID=]Sylvamo has concluded the spin off from International Paper Brazil and became an independent company as of October 5, reports ...

30

Sep 2021
Brazil to export up to 4.7 million tons of soybeans in September

The volume is 21 percent higher than in 2020 [PAID=]Brazilian exports of soybeans are expected at 4.7 million tons in September, representing a 21 percent increase from the 3.9 million tons last year, ...

30

Sep 2021
Brazil not to buy transgenic wheat from Argentina

Brazilian bakery and pasta industry declared to be against the approval of transgenic wheat in the country [PAID=] Forbes reports that the Brazilian bakery and pasta industry said on September 27 that ...

29

Sep 2021
Brazilian cement sector expects growth in 2021

The industry estimates a growth of 4 percent in revenue this year [PAID=]The cement industry in Brazil expects to close the year 2021 with an estimated growth of 4 percent in revenue compared to last ...

29

Sep 2021
Taiwanese company to purchase 65,000 tons of corn from Brazil

Taiwan-based group sourced an international tender and received 4 offers from Brazil According to Hellenic Shipping News, Taiwan’s MFIG purchasing group will buy 65,000 tons of animal feed corn. The ...

29

Sep 2021
Construction cost in Brazil continues to increase in September

The country accumulated a 12 percent increase year-on-year so far [PAID=]According to O Globo, the National Construction Cost Index in Brazil accumulated an increase of 12 percent in 2021 so far, and ...

28

Sep 2021
Brazil's soybeans crop expected to reach record-hig

The country is expect to harvest 6 percent more than in the previous crop [PAID=]Brazil is expected to harvest a record of 143.75 million tons of soybeans in the 2021/22 crop, representing a 6 percent ...

24

Sep 2021
Brazil's Port of Rio Grande reach record movement in the first eight months of 202

The port totaled 30 million tons of cargo handled in the January-August period [PAID=] In Brazil, the ports of Rio Grande, Pelotas and Porto Alegre recorded rises in cargo handling in the period from ...

23

Sep 2021
Mizu Cimentos put new cement plant in Brazil into operation

The initial capacity is 360,000 tons of cement per year [PAID=]Brazil-based Mizu Cimentos has put into operation its new factory in the city of Pecém, targeting the market in the interior of the state ...

23

Sep 2021
Brazilian soybeans exports to China increase in August

On the other hand, exports to the U.S. dropped 89 percent in the month [PAID=]In Brazil, soybeans exported to China were 11 percent higher in August year-on-year, writes CNN Brasil. China, the largest ...

23

Sep 2021
Solar power capacity surpasses coal-fired power in Brazil

Centralized solar power could be the sixth largest source of electricity in the country [PAID=]In Brazil, centralized solar energy, generated in large power plants, surpassed coal-fired power plants ...

22

Sep 2021
Chinese iron ore prices fall on robust Brazilian supply

... after a holiday break. A slow demand and increasing iron ore supply from Brazil, China's second-biggest source of metal after Australia, affected prices. Brazilian strong shipments have been calling attention. ...

21

Sep 2021
Imports of Brazilian soybeans into China increase in August

In August, Chinese soybeans imports from Brazil rose 11 percent year-on-year Chinese soybeans imports from Brazil in August rose 11 percent on a yearly basis, reports Hellenic Shipping News. Meanwhile, ...

21

Sep 2021
Alcoa to restart Brazilian aluminum plant

Positive pricing dynamics of the metal motivated the American company to put the Brazilian plant back into operation Alcoa, U.S.-based aluminium producer, announced it will restart an aluminum smelter ...

20

Sep 2021
Soybean prices rise in the Brazilian market

In the FOB market, the levels also rose mainly due to Chinese demand [PAID=]Soybean prices rose and the movement improved this week in Brazil, reports OPresenteRural. The dollar value against the real ...

14

Sep 2021
Cement sales continue to grow in Brazil in August

Between January and August, the increase in the volume sold was 11.4 percent Cement sales increased 1.1 percent in August on a yearly basis to 5.9 million tons, according to the National Cement Industry ...

14

Sep 2021
Cement sales continue to grow in Brazil in August

Between January and August, the increase in the volume sold was 11.4 percent Cement sales increased 1.1 percent in August on a yearly basis to 5.9 million tons, according to the National Cement Industry ...

14

Sep 2021
Brazil’s paper production continues to rise in July

Consumption increased both on a yearly and on a monthly basis [PAID=]Brazil produced a total of 901,000 tons of paper in July 2021, an increase of 6.6 percent from 845,000 tons in July 2020. In the ...

10

Sep 2021
Holcim to sell its cement business in Brazil to CSN

The deal was sealed for BRL 1.025 billion Holcim announced it has agreed to sell its business in Brazil to Companhia Siderúrgica Nacional (CSN), informs RTE. The deal was sealed for BRL 1.025 billion, ...

03

Sep 2021
Brazilian soybean traders hoard crops in hopes prices will rise

Farmers are betting on the tightening global supplies and the weakening of the country’s currency [PAID=]According to Reuters, traders in Brazil are hoarding their crops in hopes prices will rebound ...

03

Sep 2021
Brazil’s corrugated cardboard shipments rise 1.9 percent in July

... the same month last year. The handled volume amounted to 341,691 tons. In July, the Brazilian Corrugated Cardboard Index rose to 152.2 points, 1.9 percent higher than July 2020. Data released by the ...

02

Sep 2021
Brazil’s soybean crush margins drop

... 27. As the Brazilian real-dollar exchange rate improved 3.4 percent, domestic bean and meat prices came under pressure. Corn prices in the domestic market also tumbled, prices down 1.0 percent to BRL ...

02

Sep 2021
Brazil’s domestic sales of paper products increases in 2Q21t

... to the first three months of 2020. The volume sold in the second quarter of 2021 reached 1.37 million tons and comprises pulp producers, paper, panels and wood floors. Data released by the Brazilian ...

31

Aug 2021
Construction costs in Brazil rise in August

However, August’s index is still lowe than July's 1.2 percent [PAID=]According to Brazilian news portal Agencia Brasil, the country’s National Construction Cost Index for the month of August was 0.56 ...

30

Aug 2021
Brazil's Santa Catarina state eyes growth in land earmarks for forestr

The lands, which were previously occupied with pine or eucalyptus, are now destined for the cultivation of crops such as soybeans [PAID=]A large furniture hub in the south region of Brazil, the state ...

25

Aug 2021
Paper industry in Brazil to grow this year driven by e-commerce

Demand for paper and cardboard boxes and bags is on the rise in the country [PAID=]Brazil's packaging sector continues to grow driven by the boom experienced by e-commerce across the country since the ...

24

Aug 2021
LafargeHolcim announces new artificial sand production unit in Brazil

Located in Cajamar, in the Brazilian state of São Paulo, the unit will produce 240,000 tons a year [PAID=]According to Construcción Latinoamericana, the Swiss multinational manufacturer of building ...

24

Aug 2021
Brazil's Cosan to enter the iron ore segmen

The move is a joint venture with Aura Minerals According to Reuters, Brazilian energy group Cosan has announced its debut in the mining segment in a joint venture with Aura Minerals. Aura will be the ...

23

Aug 2021
Brazil’s Rio Grande basin ports see cargo handling rise in seven months of 2021

The figure represents an increase of 7.2 percent over the same period last year [PAID=]According to Brazilian news portal Portos e Navios, the ports of Porto Alegre, Pelotas and Rio Grande handled 26.7 ...

23

Aug 2021
Brazil’s Santos port attains highest quarterly net income

The record profit is due to higher efficiency and lower expenses [PAID=]According to Brazilian news portal Portos e Navios, Santos port, the largest in Latin America, logged its highest quarterly net ...

20

Aug 2021
Soy, corn and cotton prices soar over 70 percent in Brazil

In the first half of 2021, the most commonly exported commodities face unprecedented hikes in prices [PAID=]According to Brazilian news portal G1, commodities such as soy, corn, and cotton have experienced ...

19

Aug 2021
Brazilian coffee prices set to increase

Adverse weather conditions and greater demand from the foreign market destabilized the national market [PAID=]According to Brazilian news portal Agência Brasil, coffee prices are expected to increase ...

19

Aug 2021
Brazil's government signs concession for five of its port terminal

The private sector invested around USD 116.5 million in the deal According to Seatrade, the Brazilian government has signed concession contracts for five of its ports, among which are Port of Itaqui, ...

18

Aug 2021
Brazil's July agro exports reach more than USD 11 billio

... the 9.9 percent drop in export volume. Soybean shipments, for instance, Brazil's main export product, dropped in volume from around 10 million tons in July 2020 to 8.7 million tons last month. However, ...

18

Aug 2021
Novelis completes aluminum rolling and recycling expansion unit in Brazil

... rolling and recycling unit in Brazil. With the expansion of the recycling complex, annual rolling and recycling capacity will increase by 100 kilotons. The Pindamonhangaba plant, the largest in South ...

17

Aug 2021
Brazilian civil construction index records 1.89 percent inflation in July

Although it fell month-on-month, July’s figures represent the third most abrupt change this year [PAID=]According to Radioagência Nacional, Brazil’s National Civil Construction Index for July recorded ...

16

Aug 2021
Brazil’s paper production increases in June

Consumption increased on a yearly basis but declined month-on-month [PAID=]Brazil produced a total of 899,000 tons of paper in June 2021, an increase of 15.4 percent from 779,000 tons in June 2020. In ...

16

Aug 2021
Brazil’s Vale iron ore shipments at lowest level in four years

Iron ore shipments from the Ponta da Madeira port in São Luís, in Northern Brazil, were 21 percent lower than expected in July [PAID=]According to Mining.com, Brazil’s iron ore mining company Vale saw ...

16

Aug 2021
Brazil's corrugated cardboard shipments continue to set record-highs in Jul

It was the highest volume shipped for the month of July in the historical series [PAID=]The Brazilian Corrugated Cardboard Index (IBPO) continued on its upward trend, increasing by 2.3% in July compared ...

13

Aug 2021
Brazil’s Termomecanica to invest USD 25 million in new aluminium rebar mill

The mill will be installed in Sao Bernardo do Campo, in Sao Paulo state, with a production capacity of 30,000 tons per year [PAID=]According to Brazilian online portal Revista do Frio, Brazil’s non-ferrous ...

12

Aug 2021
Activities in July increase at Brazil’s Paranaguá port

The port logged a growth of 6 percent year-on-year in activity [PAID=]According to Brazilian portal Portos e Navios, the country’s Paranaguá port logged a 6 percent increase in activity in July. Over ...

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