Brazilian iron ore exports hit highest monthly volume in two years

Oct, 04, 2022 Posted by Sylvia Schandert

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Brazilian iron ore exports increased 8.7% in September compared to the same month last year, totaling 36.295 million tonnes.

As a result, Brazilian shipments hit the highest monthly volume in two years, according to data from the Department of Foreign Trade (Secex).

This volume is only below what was recorded in September 2020, when Brazil exported 37.47 million tonnes for the month.

Please find below the track record of the volume of Iron Ore (HS 2601) exported by Brazil between January 2019 and August 2022, according to data obtained from the DataLiner service.

Iron Ore Exports | Jan 2019 – Aug 2022 | WTMT

Source: DataLiner (click here to request a demo)

In 2021, Brazil exported 357.7 million tonnes of iron ore, compared to 341.6 million tonnes in the previous year.

Iron ore accounted for 74% of the country’s mineral exports last year, with over R$250 billion ($48 billion) in revenue.

Source: Mining

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