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    Gerdau S.A. (GGB)

    3.06 Down 0.38(11.05%) Mar 27, 4:04PM EDT
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    Gerdau S.A.
    Avenida Farrapos, 1811
    Porto Alegre, RS 90220-005
    Brazil - Map
    Phone: 55 51 3323 2000
    Fax: 55 51 3323 2222
    Website: http://www.gerdau.com.br

    Index Membership:N/A
    Sector:Basic Materials
    Industry:Steel & Iron
    Full Time Employees:N/A

    Business Summary 

    Gerdau S.A. produces and commercializes steel products worldwide. The company provides crude steel products, which include billets that are used to manufacture wire rods, rebars, and merchant bars; blooms for use in the manufacture of springs, forged parts, heavy structural shapes, and seamless tubes; and slabs, which are used in the steel industry for the rolling of various flat rolled products, as well as to produce hot and cold rolled coils, heavy slabs, and profiles. Its long rolled products comprise rebars, merchant bars, and profiles, which are primarily used in the construction and manufacturing industries; and drawn products, such as barbed and barbless fence wires, galvanized wires, fences, concrete reinforcing wire mesh, nails, and clamps for manufacturing, construction, and agricultural industries. The company also offers special and stainless steel products used in tools and machinery, chains, fasteners, railroad spikes, and special coil steel, as well as special sections comprising grader blades, smelter bars, light rails, super light I-beams, elevator guide rails, and other products. In addition, it provides flat products, including hot-and cold-rolled steel coils, heavy plates, and profiles; and processes and resells flat steel products. The company was founded in 1901 and is based in Porto Alegre, Brazil. Gerdau S.A. is a subsidiary of Metal├║rgica Gerdau S.A.

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    Key Executives 
    Mr. Andre Bier Gerdau Johannpeter , 52
    Group Chief Exec. Officer, Pres, Director, Member of Disclosure Committee, Member of Strategy Committee, Member of Risk Committee and Member of Exec. Committee
    Mr. Andr Pires de Oliveira Dias , 48
    Chief Financial Officer, Exec. VP of Fin., Auditing & Investor Relations, Member of Exec. Committee, Member of Disclosure Committee and Member of Risk Committee
    Mr. Expedito Luz , 64
    Exec. VP of Legal & Compliance, Gen. Counsel, Gen. Sec., Member of Exec. Committee, Member of Disclosure Committee and Member of Risk Committee
    Mr. Renato Gasparetto Jr.,
    Director of Corp. Communications & Public Affairs and Member of Disclosure Committee
    Mr. Paulo Roberto Perlott Ramos , 62
    Director of Marketing, Sales and Metallics
    Amounts are as of and compensation values are for the last fiscal year ending on that date. Pay is salary, bonuses, etc.Exercised is the value of options exercised during the fiscal year.
    Currency in USD.