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).

5744 articles written by Frederico Barbosa:

METALS: The week in 10 stories

A general strike held on Friday in Brazil did not impact local steelmaker Usiminas' output from its two main plants. But according to the ABC metalworkers union in São Paulo state, metals-related companies such as Autometal, Ford,...

Usiminas output not impacted by Brazil general strike

A general strike held on Friday in Brazil did not impact local steelmaker Usiminas' output from its two main plants, a spokesperson told BNamericas on Friday afternoon. At its Cubatão plant in São Paulo, company officials, in...

Brazil's CBMM, IPT rare earth magnet tech push advances

An R&D partnership between Brazilian niobium producer CBMM (pictured) and the country's technological research institute IPT has entered its second phase. The two entities are collaborating to develop the technology and...

Brazil's CBMM, IPT rare earth magnet tech push advances

An R&D partnership between Brazilian niobium producer CBMM (pictured) and the country's technological research institute IPT has entered its second phase. The two entities are collaborating to develop the technology and...

IN BRIEF: Ferbasa appoints new IR director

Brazilian ferroalloy producer Ferbasa appointed Marcio Lopes Fernandes de Barros as the company's new IR director. Fernandes de Barros, currently Ferbasa's financial director, will hold both positions, effective immediately. His...