NEW YORK Axel Bartschat,
general manager of reinforcing bar and billet sales at trader
Coutinho & Ferrostaal Inc., has left the company,
Bartschat, who was in charge of
rebar and billet sales in the United States and Latin America,
had been at the Houston-based steel trading group for about
four years after previously working in the long products
division at Deacero SA de CV.
Bartschat and C&F could not
be reached for comment.
The steel trading house made a number of internal and
organizational changes last summer after its acquisition by
Grupo Villacero SA de CV as well as the departure of its top
executive, John D. Foster (
amm.com, July 31).