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19

Jan 2022
Brazilian soybeans exports grow in the first half of January

Brazil already shipped 1.24 million tons of the grain even though reported bad weather conditions in the country [PAID=]In Brazil, soybeans exports in the first half of January have surged significantly ...

14

Jan 2022
Agribusiness exports from Brazil achieve record-high in 2021

Exports surged 36 percent in December and 39 percent in 2021 year-on-year [PAID=]In Brazil, agribusiness exports achieved record levels for the month of December and also for the year 2021, according ...

14

Jan 2022
Brazilian cement sales grow in 2021

The sector saw an increase of 6.6 percent compared to the previous year [PAID=]Cement sales in Brazil totaled 4.8 million tons in December, up 1.6 percent from the same month in 2020, according to the ...

14

Jan 2022
Brazilian cement sales grow in 2021

The sector saw an increase of 6.6 percent compared to the previous year [PAID=]Cement sales in Brazil totaled 4.8 million tons in December, up 1.6 percent from the same month in 2020, according to the ...

11

Jan 2022
CW Research: Brazil's production of uncalcined petroleum coke declines in Septembe

Year-on-year, green petcoke production kept decreasing in September in Brazil [PAID=]Green petcoke production in Brazil improved 3.7% month-on-month in September, reaching 817,627 tons. Compared to ...

11

Jan 2022
Brazil launches management tool for fauna and flora products trade

The platform is called the Single Consent Platform of Brazil - PAU Brazil [PAID=] The Brazilian Ministry of the Environment, in cooperation with the Brazilian Institute of the Environment of Renewable ...

10

Jan 2022
Brazil’s paper production declines in September

Consumption decreased both on a yearly and on a monthly basis [PAID=]Paper production in Brazil weakened by 3.8% to 882,000 tons during the month of September compared to the previous month, when it ...

07

Jan 2022
Brazilian wood, pulp and paper production grows in November 2021

Wood products output grew by 13.0 percent month-on-month [PAID=] According to the Brazilian Institute of Geography and Statistics, industrial production decreased 0.2 percent in November 2021, compared ...

07

Jan 2022
Brazil extends coal-fired plants subsidies

The Brazilian President, Jair Bolsonaro, has approved a bill for extending the hiring of thermal plants [PAID=]The Brazilian President, Jair Bolsonaro has approved a bill for extending the hiring of ...

06

Jan 2022
South32 to restart operations at Alumar aluminum smelter in Brazil

The Australian miner will invest up to USD 70 million in the aluminum plant The Australian miner South32 announced it will spend around USD 70 million to restart the Alumar aluminium smelter in Brazil, ...

06

Jan 2022
Brazilian trade balance finishes the year with a surplus of USD 61 billion

The figure represented a growth of 21 percent year-on-year and a record high for the country since 2017 [PAID=]The Brazilian government announced in a press release that the country’s trade balance ...

05

Jan 2022
Brazil's paper and pulp sector exports rise in 202

The exports of the sector have increased 4.3 percent, amounting to 11.3 million tons [PAID=] The Brazilian paper and pulp sector has ended 2021 with positive results, showing recovery from the critical ...

30

Dec 2021
Brazil's iron ore exports rise in November ...

Exports increased by over 2 million tons in the month [PAID=]Iron ore exports from Brazil in November 2021 totaled 28.3 million tons, a growth compared to 26.1 million tons in the same month in 2020, ...

29

Dec 2021
Brazilian soybeans exporters raise December shipment forecast

In the week of December 19 to 25, 674,019 tons of soybeans left the country's ports [PAID=]Brazil's National Association of Cereal Exporters (Anec) raised slightly its estimate for soybean exports in ...

28

Dec 2021
Building materials sales in Brazil to post double-digit growth in 2021

Manufacturers project 28 percent growth due to higher prices Sales volume of building materials in Brazil did not grow so much in 2021 compared to last year, but sales saw a sharp increase mainly as ...

28

Dec 2021
Brazil and Australia to expand its dominance over the iron ore market in 2022

New mines are expected to come into operation, increasing exports [PAID=]Brazil and Australia are expected to reassert their dominance in the iron ore market in the next two years, as several new mines ...

28

Dec 2021
Klabin and Carrefour partner to increase waste paper recycling in Brazil

The companies are developing a circular economy project for paper [PAID=] Klabin has established a partnership with Carrefour for the promotion of reverse logistics and recycling of waste paper, as ...

23

Dec 2021
Brazilian cardboard shipments decrease in November

The registered decrease was of 3.7 percent compared to November 2020 [PAID=] The Brazilian Corrugated Cardboard Index has registered a 3.7 percent decrease in November compared to the same month of ...

22

Dec 2021
Port of Imbituba to ship the first Brazilian canola export cargo

A total of 9,500 tons of canola will depart to Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates [PAID=]The Port of Imbituba, in Santa Catarina, Brazil, received the first major cargo of canola for export, reports ...

17

Dec 2021
Arauco launches marketplace in Brazil to sell wood panels

This step is aligned with the good performance of e-commerce in Brazil [PAID=] Arauco, a Brazilian company, continues to innovate by focusing on facilities for retail partners and consumers, by launching ...

15

Dec 2021
Brazil approves bill to contract coal-fired thermal power plants until 2040

The decision goes against the global trend to phase-out coal [PAID=]In Brazil, the Lower House has approved a bill to guarantee the contract of energy generated from coal-fired thermoelectric plants, ...

14

Dec 2021
Construction costs in Brazil rise in November

Costs increased month-on-month, however, year-on-year, there was a slightly drop in costs [PAID=]The National Civil Construction Index (Sinapi) in Brazil recorded an inflation rate of 1.07 percent in ...

13

Dec 2021
Brazil's grain production to increase more than 10 percent in the 2021/22 cro

Grain production should reach 291.1 million tons, mostly on soybeans and corn [PAID=]In Brazil, grain production in the 2021/22 crop is forecast to rise 15 percent at 291.07 million tons, reports Canal ...

10

Dec 2021
CMPC acquires the Brazilian company Iguaçu Celulose e Papel

The purchase value was of BRL 945.7 million [PAID=] CMPC is acquiring Iguaçu Celulose e Papel, a company based in the Brazilian states of Paraná and Santa Catarina, as reported by Jornal do Comércio. ...

10

Dec 2021
November cement sales in Brazil

The volume of cement sales in November totaled 5.4 million tons [PAID=]As reported by the Brazilian National Cement Industry Union, the volume of cement sales in November totaled 5.4 million tons, a ...

09

Dec 2021
Brazilian revenues from iron ore exports to decrease in 2022

Besides the expectation of ending 2021 as the main export product, iron ore prices are forecast 34 percent lower next year in the country [PAID=]In Brazil, iron ore is expected to end 2021 as the main ...

06

Dec 2021
Brazilian government announces the new National Logistics Plan

The plan predicts an increase of 104 percent in handling of Brazilian ports with several improvements until 2035 [PAID=]The Brazilian government launched the National Logistics Plan 2035, reports Portal ...

24

Nov 2021
Novelis completes new expansion of aluminum recycling capacity in Brazil

... in Pindamonhangaba, Brazil, reports Vale News. Novelis invested up to BRL 750 million in the project. The aluminum lamination and recycling complex became the largest in South America, operating with ...

24

Nov 2021
Brazilian pulp production increases in the third quarter of 2021

Pulp production increased 4.9 percent in the third quarter of 2021 year-on-year [PAID=]Data released by the Brazilian Tree Industry association Ibá showed that pulp production in Brazil increased 4.9 ...

22

Nov 2021
Pulp production to increase in Brazil by 2025

Pulp production estimated to increase to 20 percent over the next five years [PAID=]Due to the Covid-19 pandemic, hygiene and food packaging papers are ahead of the office and printing products in Brazil, ...

19

Nov 2021
Brazilian Civil Construction Index rises slightly in October

The main increase was recorded in the Northern region of the country In October, the National Civil Construction Index (INCC) in Brazil showed a slight increase of 1 percent compared to September, ...

17

Nov 2021
Eternit to build a new fiber cement tile factory in Brazil

The unit will have a production capacity of 7,000 tons per month [PAID=]The Brazilian company Eternit announced its board has approved the construction of a fiber cement tiles factory in Caucaia, in ...

15

Nov 2021
Brazil set to reach another grain harvest record in 2022

The country expects a grain production 8 percent higher in 2022 year-on-year The Brazilian Institute of Geography and Statistics (IBGE) launched its first projection for next year with grain harvest ...

15

Nov 2021
Brazil continues to encourage the use of coal

Last August, the Brazilian government created a program to strengthen coal mining The Brazilian government continues to encourage the use of coal, despite the global efforts to reduce its use, as reported ...

12

Nov 2021
Cement sales decline in Brazil in October

The industry has been showing a downward trajectory since April [PAID=]Cement sales in Brazil posted a 9.8 percent drop in October compared to the same period last year, to 5.3 million tons, said the ...

12

Nov 2021
Cement sales decline in Brazil in October

The industry has been showing a downward trajectory since April [PAID=]Cement sales in Brazil posted a 9.8 percent drop in October compared to the same period last year, to 5.3 million tons, said the ...

12

Nov 2021
Eldorado Brasil Celulose to build a new railway in Brazil

The railway will have 89 kilometers and will connect its factory in Três Lagoas with the city of Aparecida do Taboado [PAID=]Eldorado Brasil Celulose has requested the government to build a 89-kilometers ...

11

Nov 2021
Aluminium Brazilian Company posts surge in revenue in the third quarter

CBA's revenue increased by 55 percent compared to the same period of 2020 Aluminium Brazilian Company (CBA) sold 124,000 tons of aluminum in the third quarter of the year, compared to 123,000 tons in ...

11

Nov 2021
Brazil to reach record-high soybeans production in the 21/22 harvest

However, demand is predicted to slow down and prices are expected to follow this trend [PAID=]Brazilian 2021/2022 harvest of soybeans is expected to beat another record, with more planted area, more ...

10

Nov 2021
Andritz to supply a complete pulp mill to Suzano’s Cerrado project in Brazil

The construction is planned to begin in the second half of 2024 Andritz will supply a complete pulp mill to the Suzano’s Cerrado project in Brazil, as stated in Andritz’s website. The construction is ...

08

Nov 2021
Two terminal ports are auctioned in Brazil

... in the Port of Maceió, and the Tersab, in the Port Complex of Areia Branca, in Rio Grande do Norte, both in Brazil, reports O Documento. The first was awarded to Empresa Alagoana de Terminais (Empat), ...

08

Nov 2021
Valmet to supply automation for CMPC’s BioCMPC project in Brazil

... for CMPC’s BioCMPC project, in Brazil, according to a press release disclosed by Valmet. The goal is to modernize and increase the production capacity of the Guaíba pulp mill’s line 2 from 1.5 million ...

04

Nov 2021
Brazilian soybeans exports to jump in November

Exporters estimated that the country will ship 150 percent more soybeans in November year-on-year [PAID=]In Brazil, the National Association of Cereal Exporters (Anec) estimated that the country will ...

02

Nov 2021
Brazilian investor announces USD 3 billion fund for forest restoration

According to André Esteves, the funding will allow the restoration of more than 500,000 hectares. [PAID=]André Esteves, senior partner of BTG Pactual bank, a Brazilian bank which specializes in investments, ...

26

Oct 2021
Brazilian soybeans exports value surge in October

Compared to October 2020, there was an increase of 43 percent in th average price per ton [PAID=] Brazilian soybeans exports amounted to 2.7 million tons in October so far, with a daily average of ...

21

Oct 2021
ABG Mineração to build a BRL 1.8 billion cement plant in Brazil

... Grande do Norte state in Brazil, informs Agora RN. The construction of the cement factory will start in November. Environmental licenses were already issued by the Sustainable Development and Environment ...

21

Oct 2021
Chinese soybeans imports from Brazil decrease in September

Chinese imports of the commodity dropped 18 percent year-on-year in the month [PAID=]Imports of Brazilian soybeans into China dropped 18 percent year-on-year to 5.9 million tons, reports CNN Brasil. ...

21

Oct 2021
Brazilian corrugated cardboard shipments drop in September

Data released by Empapel showed a 6 percent decrease in shipments year-on-year [PAID=] The shipment of corrugated boxes, accessories and sheets in Brazil dropped 6 percent in September compared to the ...

20

Oct 2021
Brazilian ports' cargo movement grows in 8-month period

Brazilian ports moved 7.5 percent more cargo from January to August year-on-year [PAID=]In Brazil, port movement totaled 809.8 million tons from January to August 2021, representing a 7.5 percent increase ...

19

Oct 2021
Building materials sales in Brazil decline in September

... homes, Brazil has been facing a slightly decrease in sales, reports CNN Brasil. Building materials sales in the country dropped 1 percent in September month-on-month and 4 percent year-on-year. However, ...

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