RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - Steel mills produced 18 million tons of crude steel in Brazil's first half of this year. This volume was 24% higher than the one manufactured from January to June 2020.
Last month, the rise in steel production was 45.2%, reaching 3.12 million tons. The data was released on Thursday (22) by the Brazil Steel Institute.
Domestic sales for the semester totaled 12 million tons, an evolution of 43.9%. In June, the sales of steel products grew 32.8%, from 1.57 million tons to 2.08 million tons last month.
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