Frederico Barbosa

Mining & Metals reporter, Brazil Bureau  in BNamericas

Frederico Barbosa is a São Paulo based correspondent, covering business and mining-metals news in Brazil for BNamericas since June 2011. He has a BA in Social Communication, Journalism, from Faculdades Metropolitanas Unidas (FMU).

5656 articles written by Frederico Barbosa:

Usiminas CEO removal a 'clear violation' of shareholder agreement - Nippon Steel

Japan's Nippon Steel and Sumitomo Metal Corporation (NSSMC) said the extraordinary meeting of the board of directors held at Usiminas on March 23 was "a clear violation" of the Brazilian steelmaker's shareholders' agreement. During ...

Vale says US court dismisses most of Samarco class action suit

Brazilian miner Vale said late on Friday that a federal court in New York issued a ruling dismissing most of the claims against the company and executives relating to the Samarco deadly dam collapse that took place in November 2015. ...

Barclays: Chinese steel market showing signs of volatility

The steel market in China started to show some signs of price volatility, Barclays said in a note to clients on Monday. Furthermore, the UK-lender affirmed that the move of hot-rolled coil (HRC) prices into a discount relative to...

Yara reports higher Brazilian revenues in 2016

Norwegian fertilizer company Yara International reported net income after non-controlling interests of 6.36bn kroner (US$752mn) in 2016 compared to 8.08bn kroner in 2015, mainly reflecting lower fertilizer prices. Revenue dropped...

Mineral production chain in Brazil's Pará state to see US$24bn investments in 2017-2022

Investment in the mineral production chain in Pará – Brazil's second most important mining state – is expected to reach some US$24bn in 2017-2022. Mining companies are set to invest around US$13bn in Pará...