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Companhia Siderurgica Nacional (SID)

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Companhia Siderurgica Nacional
Av. Brigadeiro Faria Lima, 3400
9th and 20th floors and 15th floor-part
S, SP 04538
Brazil - Map
Phone: 55 11 3049 7100
Fax: 55 11 3049 7150

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

Business Summary 

Companhia Siderúrgica Nacional operates as an integrated steel producer primarily in Brazil. It operates through five segments: Steel, Mining, Cement, Logistics, and Energy. The company primarily produces carbon steel and various steel products for automotive, home appliance, packaging, construction, and steel processing industries. Its products include slabs, which are semi-finished products used for processing hot-rolled, cold-rolled or coated coils, and sheet products; hot-rolled products, including heavy and light-gauge hot-rolled coils and sheets; cold-rolled coils and sheets; galvanized products, such as flat-rolled steel coated with zinc or a zinc-based alloy; and tin mill products, which consist of flat-rolled low-carbon steel coils or sheets comprising tin plate, tin free steel, low tin coated steel, and black plate products. The company also owns interests in various mining assets, including the Casa de Pedra mine and the Namisa mines that produce iron ore and are located in Congonhas; TECAR, a solid bulk seaport terminal located in Itaguaí port in the state of Rio de Janeiro; Mineração Bocaina that produces dolomite and limestone and is located in Arcos in the state of Minas Gerais; and a tin asset located in Ariquemes, in the state of Rondônia. In addition, it is engaged in logistics business that comprises railway and port facilities; production and sale of cement; and generation of electric power with hydroelectric and thermoelectric sources for industrial consumers. The company offers its products to customers directly through its sales force; and through independent distributors for subsequent resale, as well as exports its products through brokers primarily in Asia, North America, Latin America, and Europe. Companhia Siderúrgica Nacional was founded in 1941 and is headquartered in São Paulo, Brazil.

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Key Executives 
Mr. Benjamin Steinbruch , 61
Chairman, Chief Exec. Officer and Member of Exec. Officers Board
Mr. Rogerio Leme Borges Dos Santos ,
Principal Financial Officer and Controller
Mr. Eneas Garcia Diniz , 54
Exec. Officer of Production Section and Member of Exec. Officers Board
Mr. Juarez Saliba De Avelar , 53
Exec. Officer of New Area and Member of Exec. Officers Board
Mr. Jose Taragano , 60
Exec. Officer of Projects and Member of Exec. Officers Board
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.
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