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Aperam has stainless, electrical and specialty steel operations in more than 30 countries. The company produces 2.5Mt/y of flat stainless steel in Europe and in its four mills in Brazil.
Both companies currently operate eight plants in Brazil through joint venture partnerships.
The port administrator will handle raw materials and ship steel slabs for CSP.
Mexico, Colombia and Brazil showed the best consumption increases in the period, data from regional steel association Alacero shows.
BNamericas spoke with shipping company Wilson, Sons Agência about the steel sector's current outlook and opportunities for companies.