Frederico Barbosa

Mining & Metals reporter, Brazil Bureau  in BNamericas

Frederico Barbosa is a São Paulo based correspondent, covering business and mining-metals news in Brazil for BNamericas since June 2011. He has a BA in Social Communication, Journalism, from Faculdades Metropolitanas Unidas (FMU).

6295 articles written by Frederico Barbosa:

Much more than twenty cents

Wednesday, June 19, 2013

The political class and national media were clearly taken by surprise by the massive demonstrations that have erupted in Brazil's major cities, as if they could not quite believe that the people ...

Presidential run-off and Brazil's mining outlook

Thursday, October 23, 2014

In Brazil's eminent presidential runoff elections, voters will choose who will lead the world's seventh largest economy in the next four years. Televised debates between center-right...

Chinese rare earth quotas spark criticism but does Latin America have an alternative?

Wednesday, March 14, 2012

China's restrictions on rare earth element (REE) exports - which led the US, Japan and the EU to file a joint case against the Asian country at the World Trade Organization (WTO) this week - have...

Usiminas announces partial debt payment

Friday, December 15, 2017

Brazilian steelmaker Usiminas announced on Friday the payment of a bond interest totaling US$89.9mn. In a filing, Usiminas said the amount corresponds to 50% of the outstanding principal balance of...

Vale reveals share conversion terms

Wednesday, June 28, 2017

PRESS RELEASE (This is an abridged version of the press release. For the full version click here) We hereby inform the Shareholders and the market in general that, at the General Extraordinary S...