Fitch Affirms and Withdraws Autometal's Ratings

SAO PAULO--()--Fitch Ratings has affirmed and withdrawn Autometal S.A.'s (Autometal) 'BB' foreign currency and local currency Issuer Default Ratings (IDRs) and its 'AA-(bra)' National Long-term Rating. At the time of the withdrawal the Rating Outlook was Stable.

Fitch has withdrawn the ratings for business reasons. Accordingly, Fitch will no longer provide ratings or analytical coverage for Autometal.

Additional information is available at 'www.fitchratings.com.

Applicable Criteria and Related Research:

--'Corporate Rating Methodology' (May 28, 2014);

--'National Scale Ratings Criteria' (Oct. 30, 2013).

Applicable Criteria and Related Research:

Corporate Rating Methodology - Including Short-Term Ratings and Parent and Subsidiary Linkage

http://www.fitchratings.com/creditdesk/reports/report_frame.cfm?rpt_id=749393

National Scale Ratings Criteria

http://www.fitchratings.com/creditdesk/reports/report_frame.cfm?rpt_id=720082

Additional Disclosure

Solicitation Status

http://www.fitchratings.com/gws/en/disclosure/solicitation?pr_id=965435

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Contacts

Fitch Ratings
Primary Analyst
Renato Donatti
Associate Director
+55-11-4504-2215
Fitch Ratings Brasil Ltda.
Alameda Santos, 700 - 7 andar
Sao Paulo, Brazil
or
Secondary Analyst
Alexandre Garcia
Associate Director
+55-11-4504-2616
or
Committee Chairperson
Ricardo Carvalho
Senior Director
+55-21-4503-2627
or
Media Relations:
Elizabeth Fogerty, +1 212-908-0526
elizabeth.fogerty@fitchratings.com