SÃO PAULO Net
sales at Brazilian ferroalloys producer Cia. de Ferro Ligas da
Bahia (Ferbasa) fell 11.2 percent year on year in April after
it shipped lower tonnages of low-carbon ferrochrome and
Net sales stood at 57.60 million
Reais ($28.2 million) last month, down from 64.89 million Reais
a year earlier, the company said in a filing with the
São Paulo Stock Exchange.
Ferbasa sold 18,546 tonnes of
ferroalloys in April. Sales of high-carbon ferrochrome stood at
9,675 tonnes, up 8.2 percent year on year.
At the same time, low-carbon ferrochrome sales fell 38
percent from a year earlier to 1,031 tonnes and sales of
ferrosilicon totaled 7,840 tonnes, down 19.7 percent from a
A version of this article was first published by AMM sister
publication Metal Bulletin.