The Brazilian mining giant's board will reportedly analyze the sale of its fertilizers unit and part of a coal mine in Mozambique, which would give some relief to Vale's debt situation.
The Spanish company says it will invest upwards of US$178mn through 2020 expanding its distribution network in Mexico.
Mexico's state hydrocarbons firm releases August production data.
The facility will produce chemical products that provide protection for crops such as soybeans, corn, cotton, coffee, sugarcane and rice, according to the Brazilian government.
Guido Mantega was taken to Curitiba on a temporary five-day arrest warrant, which can be extended if necessary.
Brazil's state-run oil company this week slashed US$24bn from its five-year investment plan as it grapples with an ongoing graft scandal and prolonged industry slump. BNamericas identifies key takeaways from the plan.
The upper house demanded the suspension to avoid environmental damage in the area, and echoing the decision of a district judge,