Research and Markets: Stainless Steel in Brazil and Latin America until 2017

DUBLIN--()--Research and Markets ( has announced the addition of the "Stainless Steel in Brazil and Latin America" report to their offering.

Latin America is one of the regions where stainless steel consumption is growing above average. Demand in Brazil almost reached 400 kt in 2011 and consumption in other Latin American countries amounted to 200 kt in 2011 with Argentina, Columbia and Chile being the top 3 markets.

This report shows the market volumes (production, imports, exports, consumption) by product form and introduces the main distributors and end users. The Brazilian industry structure is analysed in detail and describing the stainless steel usage in each segment. The report concludes with a forecast of the stainless steel consumption in Latin America until 2017.

You can learn every detail about this market without even travelling there, saving you travel cost and valuable time!

We did the traveling to save you travel costs and valuable time!

The report consists of the following chapters:

- Executive Summary

- Market Volumes Brazil 2000 - 2011

The market volumes are shown for flat products and long products as well as for tube and pipe. Production, Imports, Exports and Apparent consumption is shown from 2000 to 2011 for individual products (e.g. hot rolled coils, cold rolled coils, plate, bars, wire rod, tube & pipe). Imports and exports are analyzed in detail showing the c ountries of import origin and export destinations.

- Market Volumes Latin America 2000 - 2011

Like for Brazil, the market volumes are shown in a similar format for Latin America. The total imports and exports will be shown. The total Latin American consumption is broken down into the main consuming countries.

- Production

In this chapter, the main producers of stainless steel flat & long products, tube & pipe as well as bright bars & wire are introduced with brief company profiles showing the product range and production volume of each company.

- Distribution

This chapter analyses the material flow from the producers to the end users. The main distributors are listed including their product range and approximate volumes.

- Industry Overview - Stainless Steel End Use

Her the Brazilian industry is analyzed in detail and an end use structure for stainless steel products is shown. The stainless steel use is divided into industrial use, automotive, consumer goods and building & construction. Relevant trends are shown for each industries including the main players involved. The stainless product forms and grades used for each segment are described.

- Currency, Taxes, Import Duties

First the development of the Brazilin currency is benchmarked against other currencies. Then, the different types of taxes are described and the tax burdens for manufactures and end users are addressed.

- Outlook

Finally, the report will conclude in an outlook by giving a forecast of the macroeconomic trends and a realistic forecast of the stainless steel consumption until 2016.

Companies Mentioned - for a full list, please click here

- Acz Inox

- American Micro Steel

- Aços Caporal

- Açotubo (Formerly Artex)

- Bela Inox Aço

- Bright Bars & Wire

- Carbinox

- Casa Inox

- Castellar Metals

- D&D Manufatureira

- Detron

- Di Martino

- Edgen Murray Do Brasil

- Elinox

- Inoxplasma

- Interinox Servicos

- Krominox

- Losinox

- Marcegaglia Do Brasil

- Neolider Tubos De Aço

- Novametal Do Brasil

- Schulz América Latina

- Soluções Usiminas

- Superfine

- Tca Inoxidáveis

- Trefinox

- Tube & Pipe

- Villares Metals

For more information visit


Research and Markets
Laura Wood, Senior Manager
U.S. Fax: 646-607-1907
Fax (outside U.S.): +353-1-481-1716
Sector: Iron and Steel


Research and Markets
Laura Wood, Senior Manager
U.S. Fax: 646-607-1907
Fax (outside U.S.): +353-1-481-1716
Sector: Iron and Steel