Production of the mineral sector grows 15% in the first quarter

The commercialised production of the mineral sector in Brazil reached 227 million tons in the first quarter of this year, with an increase of 15% compared to the same period in 2020. From January to March 2021, the sector invoiced R$ 70 billion ($12.7 bn), which represents a 95% increase compared to the R$ 36 billion ($6.5 bn) obtained in the first quarter of last year.

Source: Agencia Brasil