SAO PAULO Brazilian sanitation company BRK Ambiental, controlled by Canada's Brookfield Asset Management Inc , on Wednesday won an auction to run water and sewage services in the northeastern city of Maceio with a 2 billion reais ($354 million) bid.
SAO PAULO Brazilian steelmakers' trade group Iabr on Monday said the United States is pressuring Brazil to reduce its exports of unfinished steel, part of a long fight between both countries.
SAO PAULO, July 27 Brazilian steelmakers' trade
group Iabr on Monday said the United States is pressuring Brazil
to reduce its exports of unfinished steel, part of a long fight
between both countries.
SAO PAULO Lockdown measures to prevent the spread of the novel coronavirus led to the temporary or permanent closure of 522,700 Brazilian firms in the first two weeks of June alone, government statistics agency IBGE said on Thursday, adding that nearly all were small businesses.
SAO PAULO, April 8 Brazilian petrochemical
company Braskem SA expects to cut its Capex
prediction for this year, of 3 billion reais ($578 million)is
by at least 10%, Chief Financial Officer Pedro Freitas said in a
webcast on Wednesday.
SAO PAULO, April 3 Brazil steelmaker Gerdau
on Friday announced several production cuts,
including temporarily shutting down one of its blast furnaces,
following in the footsteps of its domestic competitors as the
coronavirus outbreak has harmed demand.
SAO PAULO, April 1 Brazilian meatpacker BRF SA
said on Wednesday it will hire an additional 2,000
workers, both in-house and outsourced, in order to maintain its
SAO PAULO, March 23 Brazilian gunmaker Taurus SA
said on Monday it would continue manufacturing
firearms after the government decided its functions are
"essential," even as the country shuts down to stop the spread
SAO PAULO Heineken NV will invest 865 million reais ($183 million) to expand its Ponta Grossa brewing plant in Brazil, the company said on Monday, as competition between the world's two largest beer makers bubbles up.
SAO PAULO, Feb 13 Brazilian pulpmaker Suzano SA
raised its estimates for cost savings from a merger
with Fibria and said it expected higher pulp prices this year,
sending shares up 3.7% in afternoon trading in Sao Paulo even as
the broader market fell.