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Companhia Siderurgica Nacional (CSN) -- Moody's assigns B3 ratings to CSN's $750 million proposed notes; stable outlook

Moody's Investors Service ("Moody's") assigned a B3 rating to the $750 million proposed senior unsecured notes due up to 7 years to be issued by CSN Resources S.A. and unconditionally guaranteed by Companhia Siderurgica Nacional (CSN) (B3 stable). The proposed issuance is part of CSN's liability management strategy and proceeds will be used to fund a tender offer of $750 million for CSN's notes maturing in 2019 and 2020.